Tammy Lou Bowers, 48, of Panama
died Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011, in Fort
Smith, Ark. Tammy was born Aug. 12,
1963, in El Paso, Texas, to Paul and
Audrey Opal (Eatmon) Bowers. She was
employed at the Panama Tote-A-Poke. She
was preceded in death by her father; sister,
Julie Emmert; and her grandparents, John
and Annie Dell Eatmon.
Survivors include her daughter, Emily Tedder of the
home; loving companion, Richie Tedder of Panama;
mother, Audrey Opal Bowers of Buck Creek; three sisters,
Ginger Esparza of Las Cruces, N.M., Pam Paul of Hackett,
Ark., Debbie Meredith of Panama; aunts, Ocie Hale of
Spiro, Velta Eatmon of Buck Creek.
Services will be at 2 p.m., Monday, Oct. 24, at Evans
Chapel of Memories, Poteau, with the Rev. Tim Painter
officiating. Burial will follow in Shady Point Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Jerimy Emmert, Jason Meredith, Mack
McCormick, Kyle Pierce, Buddy Cantrell, Randy Tedder.
Family and friends will be at the funeral home from 2-4
Online messages may be left at evansandmillerfuneralhomes.
Arrangements are under the direction of Evans and
Miller Funeral Home, Poteau.