Shawna Jeanette Graham Beallis
Shawna Jeanette Graham Beallis, 34, of Fort Smith, Ark., died Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012, in Fort Smith. Shawna was born Aug. 9, 1977, in Big Springs, Texas, to Lucky George and Teresa Cay (Davis) Graham. She was a Licensed Practical Nurse. Shawna was a loving mother, precious daughter and sister. She always had fun living life. Survivors include her daughter, Bella Grace Graham of the home; husband, Dr. Randy Beallis of the home; stepchildren, Melissa Beallis, Ryan Beallis, Emily Beallis all of Fort Smith; her parents, Lucky and Teresa Graham of Poteau; sister and brother-in-law, Heather and Jose Chavez of Poteau; brother, Michael Shane Barden of Midland, Texas; four nephews, Reese, Samuel, Derek, and Mac; three nieces, Whitney, Adaesha and Tanner; and grandmother, Veda Davis of Poteau. Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 10, at the First Baptist Church in Poteau with Rev. Stefan Reed and Rev. Stephanie Reed officiating. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery, Poteau. Pallbearers will be Niki Dehart, Rachel Kardokus, Tracy Morgan, Mandy Morrison and Whitney Chavez. The family will be at the funeral home Monday from 6-8 p.m. to visit with relatives and friends. Contributions may be placed in Bella’s name at the Community State Bank, Poteau. You may leave an online message at evansandmillerfuneralhomes.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Evans and Miller Funeral Home, Poteau.