Louise Wann, 93, of Wister died Feb. 22, 2013, in Barling, Ark. Louise was born Feb. 22, 1920, in Jackson, Miss., to Ervin and Willie Sue (Cain) Woodall. She was a grocery clerk and also worked in child care. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Granville, Wann; granddaughter, JoAnn Metzger; brother, R.Q. Woodall; sisters, Ruby Seaborn and Helen Burt. She was the last charter member of the Bethel Baptist Church.
Survivors include her daughters, Shirley and Bobby Wilson of Broken Arrow, Barbara and Bill Young of Wister; four grandsons, Jeffery and Donna Wilson of Broken Arrow, Landon Young of Mustang, Michael Young and Kelly Young of Wister; five great-grandchildren, Sgt. Jamie and Sarah Roark of Colorado Springs, Colo., Kristina Wilson and Megan Wilson of Broken Arrow, Laney Young of Washington, D.C., Savannah Young of Poteau; sister-in-law, Inez Woodall of Wister; and numerous nieces and nephews, cousins, other relatives and loved ones.
Services were held Tuesday, Feb. 26, Bethel Baptist Church in Wister with the Rev. Clyde Steelman and Jim Horne officiating. Pallbearers were Jeffery Wilson, Landon Young, Michael Young, Kelly Young, Joe Seaborn, Douglas Horne, Charles Ferguson and Mark Woodall. Burial was in Ellis Chapel, Wister.
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Evans and Miller Funeral Home, Poteau, handled arrangements.