Freda Fonzell Armstrong, 74, Poteau, OK passed away Tuesday, January 20, 2015 in Poteau, OK. Freda was born January 7, 1941 in Poteau, OK to Bill & Ocie Bell (Harris) Walker. She was a 30 year dedicated Walmart employee She was a member of the Poteau Church of Christ. Freda was preceded in death by her father, Bill Walker & brother, Billy Walker.
Survivors include her husband, Irvin of the home; daughters, Jackie & Dan Brown of Oologah, OK, Vickie Oliver of Tulsa, OK, Nancy Lee Armstrong; sons, Danny Armstrong & Keith Armstrong of Poteau, OK, Leon & Barbara Armstrong of Van Buren, AR, Michael Armstrong of Poteau, OK; mother, Ocie Walker Poteau, OK; 10 grandchildren, Lance, Jon, Matt Ollie, Seth Armstrong, Sarah Chanthaseny, Ryan, Kaynon, Brayden Armstrong, Charlie Shumate, Brittany Keller; 9 great grandchildren, Abby Barnes, Sidney & Addy Armstrong, Cole Chanthaseny, Makenzie & Madisyn Wilson, Macie Keller, Beckham & Kasen Ollie; sister, Lisa; brothers, Mike, Ira , Joe & Carl Walker, Bruce & Tom Bailey; other relatives, loved ones and friends.
Services will be 2 pm, Saturday, January 24, 2015 at Poteau Church of Christ with Don Cherry officiating. Interment will follow in Oakland Cemetery, Poteau, OK. Pallbearers will be grandsons, Lance, Jonathan, Mathew Ollie, Seth, Ryan and Kanyon Armstrong.
The family will be at the funeral home on Friday evening from 6-8 pm to visit with relatives & friends.
Donations may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.