Kathryn Melba Joyce Wilson Wann
Kathryn Melba Joyce Wilson Wann, 78, of Monroe died June 12, 2014, in Monroe. Kathryn was born June 1, 1936, in Monroe to George Wesley and Jessie Allen (Webster) Wilson. She was married to Clifton Wann on June 4, 1954. They celebrated their 60th anniversary together at their home in Monroe. Kathryn was a cook at Howe Schools. She was preceded in death by her parents; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Aubrey Franklin and Amy Mae (Ladd) Wann; sister, Imogene Wilson; brothers, Issac Wilson and wife Ellen, Will Wilson and wife Wilhelmenia, Bob Wilson and Gerald Wilson; daughter, Katy Jean Wann Corn and husband Ray; grandson, Danny Barto; great grandson, Evan Dale Vincent; and great-granddaughter, Bretlynn Rain Ford.Survivors include her husband of 60 years, Clifton Wann of the home; sons, Wade Wann of Monroe, Eugene Wann and girlfriend Ray Ann Williams of Fort Smith, Ark.; daughters and sons-in-law, Melba and J.D. Ford of Howe, Kathy and Jerry Dale Davidson of Gilmore, Jessie and Eugene Tucker of Cameron, Joyce and Bobby Denton of Monroe; 17 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; many nieces, nephews, cousins, loved ones and friends.Services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, June 16, at Sugarloaf Christian Fellowship in Monroe with the Revs. Les Scroggins and Jim Cook officiating. Burial will be in Monroe Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Kenneth Corn, Jason and Jacob Tucker, L.C. Brown, Justin Wann, Steven Herring, Brant Denton and Tyler Wann. Honorary pallbearers will be nieces and nephews.The family will be at Evans and Miller Funeral Home, Poteau, on Sunday from 4-6 p.m. to visit with relatives and friends.