Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Tommy "Darrell" Maddox



Tommy "Darrell" Maddox, 59, of Muldrow, OK passed away January 13, 2017 in Pocola, OK.  Darrell was born June 9, 1957 in Clinton, OK to Tommy Earl & Louise Marie (Dixson) Maddox.  He was preceded in death by his brother, James Holly Dixson & sister, Linda Sue Rippy.

Survivors include  his wife, Jennifer Seaton of Muldrow; children Leslie Seaton of Ft. Smith, AR; 7 Grandchildren; sister, Marylin Morris of Ft. Smith, AR; other relatives, loved ones and friends.
             Services are pending.

Monday, January 16, 2017

Helen "Honey" Lewis



      Helen "Honey" Lewis, 88,of Poteau, OK passed away Sunday, January 15, 2017 in Ft. Smith, AR.  Honey was born September 10, 1928 in Tahona, OK to Joseph Franklin & Minnie (Scruggs) Lewis.  She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Poteau.  She was preceded in death by her parents; 5 sisters, and 8 brothers.
        She is survived by numerous nieces and nephews.
  Services will be 11 am, Thursday, January 19, 2017  graveside at Milton Cemetery, Milton, OK with Rev. Pete Butler officiating.  Interment will follow.


Bobby Earl Crouch



     Bobby Earl Crouch, 82, of Poteau, OK formally of Heavener, OK passed away Sunday, January 15, 2017 in Ft. Smith, AR.  Bob was born in Monroe, OK on July 31, 1934 to Boss & Alice Crouch.  He served in the US Navy; served in law enforcement as a County Deputy and Chief of Police and was a truck driver.  Bob was a member of the Poteau Church of Christ.  He was preceded in death by his parents; and siblings, Marceil Stevens, Prentice Crouch, Lily May Terry, Buddy Crouch, Marveil Smith, Betty Crouch, Myra Hester & Martha Brannon.

          He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Shirley Bain Crouch of the home; daughter, Beverly Crouch Thomas and husband Mike of Poteau; sons, Steve Crouch of Choctaw, Paul & wife Janet Crouch of Newalla, Chris & wife Glenda Crouch of Conser, Mark & wife Janet Crouch of Bixby; 10 grandchildren, Doug Thomas, Matt Thomas, Kim Thomas White, Jacob Crouch, Amber Crouch Long, Molly Crouch, Sarah Crouch Kriwanek, Alison Crouch West, Emily Crouch Earls, Christy Crouch; 18 great grandchildren; 2 sisters, Anetia Livesay and Mary Holderfield of  Ft. Smith, AR along with numerous nephews, nieces and cousins.

          There will be a family visitation Wednesday January 18 at Noon at the home of Bob & Shirley Crouch.

        Funeral service will be at the Poteau Church of Christ at 2 pm, Wednesday, January 18 with burial at Monroe Cemetery, Monroe, OK.  Pallbearers will be Steve, Paul, Chris & Mark Crouch, Mike Thomas, Douglas Thomas, Matthew Thomas.

Saturday, January 14, 2017

Phyllis June Maxwell



             Phyllis June Maxwell, 75, of Shady Point, OK passed away Friday, January 13, 2017 in Shady Point.  Phyllis was born October 22, 1941 in Poteau, OK to Clyde "Bud" & Rachel (Farmer) Doshier.  She was preceded in death by her parents and one son, Michael Maxwell.

            She is survived by her husband, Gerald "Jerry" Maxwell;  daughter & son in law, Kim & Tim Staggenborg of Manchester, MO;  family of the heart, Steve & Kim Hughes of Shady Point; grandchildren, Emily & Tyler Cagle, Lauren Hughes, Mira Staggenborg, Grant Staggenborg, Erin Hughes, Andrew Staggenborg; sisters, Sharon Johnson of Panama, OK, & Cathy Fullen of Shady Point, OK; sister in law, Linda Organ of Ft. Smith, AR; other relatives, loved ones and friends.
                      Services will be 2 pm, Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at Calhoun Baptist Church, Calhoun, OK with Rev. Steve Hughes officiating.  Interment will follow in Shady Point Cemetery.  Pallbearers will be Scott Organ, Tyler Cagle, Jeff Cooper, Chad Cooper, Tom Johnson, Grant Staggenborg.

               The family will be at the funeral home on Monday evening from 6-8 pm to visit with relatives & friends.

Friday, January 13, 2017

Mary Luz Soriano



Mary Luz Soriano, 74, of Poteau, OK passed away Thursday, January 12, 2017 in Ft. Smith, AR. Mary was born October 4, 1942 in Austin, TX.    She was preceded in death by two daughters, Andrea & Yvonne Soriano.



Survivors include her husband of 57 1/2 years, Joe Soriano; children,  Linda Soriano-McCroskey  & husband Wesley of Tulsa, OK, Diana Bull of Sallisaw, OK, Josie & Steve Moore of Cameron, OK; son, Joe Soriano III of Poteau, OK; grandchildren, Christina Rivas of Poteau, Amy Brown of Sallisaw, Michael McCroskey of Houston, TX, Leslie McCroskey of Tulsa, Matthew Moore of Cameron, Guliano Soriano of Nixa, MO, Angelo Soriano of St. Louis, MO, Jonathan Moore of Cameron,  Ashley Moore of Poteau, Lexi Soriano, Cruz Soriano of Poteau & Angie McCroskey; 9 great grandchildren; other relatives, loved ones and friends.



Visitation will be Monday evening from 5-6 pm followed by the Rosary Service at 6 pm at Evans Chapel of Memories.  Funeral Mass will be 11 am Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at Immaculate Conception Church, Poteau with Father Valentine officiating.  Interment will follow in Oakland Cemetery, Poteau.  Pallbearers will be Michael McCroskey, Matthew Moore, Guliano Soriano, Angelo Soriano, Stephen Bull, Derick Rivas & Jonathan Moore.