George Harvey Urchison Sr.

George Harvey Urchison Sr., 94, of Howe died Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013, in Howe. He was born March 5, 1918, at Kaw City to George and Lucy Elizabeth (Richard) Urchison. He was a mechanic.He was preceded in death by his parents; one, daughter Wanda Urchison; three brothers and two sisters.George is survived by his wife, Edith Irene (Sanders) Urchison of Sulpher Springs, Ark.; three sons, Kenneth Urchison of Dardanelle, Ark., George Urchison Jr. of Howe and Tracy Urchison of Bokoshe; three daughters, Fonda Hardy of California, Julia Down and husband David of Tulsa, and Carol Harris and husband Jim of Gravette, Ark.; a brother, Walter Urchison of Talihina; several grandchildren; great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews, other family members, friends and loved ones. Pallbearers will be Al Monks, Tony Knight, Coady Francis, Ron Edwards, Chris Bunner and Gary Urchison.Service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 22, at Springhill Baptist Church, with Bro. Billy Parker officiating. Burial will be in Monroe Cemetery. Services are under the direction of Grace Manor Funeral Home of Poteau.You may leave an online greeting to the family at