Opal May Fout

Opal May Fout, 84, of Pocola, formerly of Shady Point, died Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2012 in Fort Smith, Ark. Opal was born May 17, 1927, in Wewoka to Cecil and Jewel  (Nance) Lassiter. She was a homemaker. Opal was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Dolin Fout; son, Andy Fout; brother, Lloyd Lassiter; and sisters, Katie Jones and Louise Varner. Survivors include one son and daughter-in-law, Randy Sr. and Brenda Fout of Pocola; grandchildren, Randy Jr. and Cathy Fout of Rock Island, Kevin Fout of Owasso, Angela and Tom Shihady of Franklin, Ohio, Amanda Fout and Julie Fout both of Dayton, Ohio; four great-grandchildren, Randy Fout III, Brooke Fout, Harlie Fout, and Tyler Shihady; daughter-in-law, Gerri Tucker of Shady Point; brother, Cecil “Elmo” Lassiter of Grand Prairie, Texas; and numerous nieces and nephews. Services will be 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 3, at Poteau Valley Baptist Church with Rev. Jim Parsley officiating. Burial will be in Shady Point Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Kevin Fout, Randy Fout Jr., Rick Tanksley, Tom Shihady. The family will visit with relatives and friends at the funeral home from 5-7 p.m. Thursday. You may leave an online message at evansandmillerfuneralhomes.com. Arrangements under the direction of Evans and Miller Funeral Home, Poteau.