Thursday, December 8, 2016

Russell Scott Conn



Russell Scott Conn, 76, of Oklahoma City, OK passed away Wednesday, December 7, 2016 in OKC.  Russell was born  March 5, 1940 in OKC to Julian Russell & Madge Allene (Holton) Conn.  He was a 1958 graduate  of Poteau High School & a graduate of OSU.  Russell was veteran of the US Navy serving in Vietnam.

Survivors include his daughters, Pam Ketner of Norman, OK, Candice Conn of Oklahoma City, OK; son, Brian Conn of Oklahoma City, OK; brother, Chris Conn of Tulsa, OK; 8 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren; other relatives , loved ones and friends

Services will be 10 am, Saturday, December 10, 2016 at the First United Methodist Church, Poteau, OK with Rev. Jim Perkin officiating.  Interment will follow in Oakland Cemetery, Poteau, OK. 

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

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Libby Fout


Elizabeth Ann "Libby" Fout, 69, of Shady Point, OK passed away Tuesday, December 6, 2016 in Fort Smith, AR.  Libby was born May 29, 1947 in Cameron, OK to Robert E.L. & Edna Marie (Painter) Pierce.  She was preceded in death by her parents and  a baby brother.

Survivors include her husband , Gearl Fout Sr. of the home; daughter, LaDonna Wiles & husband Mark of Shady Point, OK; sons, Gearl Fout Jr. & wife, Shaunta, Robert Fout of Shady Point, OK; grandchildren, Randy Wiles & Suni Dawn VeerKamp, Brandy Wiles & Matt Perry, Danielle & Abner Martin, Michelle Walden, Dominique Fout, Nichole Lively; 6 great grandchildren; aunts & uncles, Wanda Lamb of Shady Point, Dorene & C.D. Pierce of Greenwood, AR, Dot & Dennis Pierce of Alma, AR, Faye & Myran Chapple of Spiro, OK, Margie Pierce of Panama, OK, Una Pierce of Cameron, OK; tons of loved ones and friends.

Services will be 2 pm, Saturday, December 10, 2016 at Evans Chapel of Memories, Poteau, OK with Rev. Ray Weaver & Rev. Steve Hughes officiating.  Interment will follow in Greenhill Cemetery, Cameron, OK.  Pallbearers will be Gearl Fout, Lee Fout, Toney Fout, Chris Edwards, Jackie Harris, Howard Cagle.  Honorary pallbearers will be Billy Tiffin, Brian Thompson, Isaiah Thompson.

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



Joseph Allen Hendon



Joseph Allen Hendon, 70, of Wister, OK passed away Friday, December 2, 2016 in Wister.  Joseph was born November 13, 1946 in Oklahoma City to Paul & Jean (Abbott) Hendon.  He was an airplane mechanic. 
 
Survivors include his wife, Brenda of the home;  daughters, Jill, Jamie and Jerrica; sons, Joseph & Jacob; sister, Toni Ramsey & Brandi Mercer; brother, Pete Hendon; other relatives, loved ones and friends.

Memorial services will be 10 am, Friday, December 9, 2016 at Ellis Chapel Church, Wister, OK with Rev. Don Martin officiating.

Friday, December 2, 2016

Mac "Pat" Balentine



Mac B. "Pat" Balentine, 95, of  Wister, OK passed away Friday, December 2, 2016 in Talihina, OK.  Pat was born November 12, 1921 in Howe, OK to William "Mac" & Amanda Balentine.  He was a  veteran of the US Navy where he was a welder, serving in WWII.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Pauline Balentine and brother, Floyd Balentine.

Survivors include his son, Billy Ray Balentine of Neosho, MO, Half-Brothers, Gerald Balentine of Wister  & David Balentine of Pinole, CA; other relatives, loved ones and friends.

Services will be 10 am, Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at Evans Chapel of Memories, Poteau, OK with Rev. Jack Covert officiating.  Interment will follow in Ellis  Chapel Cemetery, Wister.

The family will be at the funeral home on Monday evening from 5-7 pm to visit with relatives & friends.