Irene Marie (Dunham) McKnight, 87, of Poteau, OK passed away Tuesday November 24, 2015 in Ft. Smith, AR. Irene was born October 4, 1928 in Fort Thompson, OK to Elbridge Harm & Lola May ( Barnhart) Dunham. Irene was a member of Southside Baptist Church in Poteau.
She is survived by 2 daughters & sons in law, Alvietta & Gary Howell of Poteau, OK, Cheryl Rehna & Brent Barbour of Borger, TX; 2 sons & daughter in law, Alvie W. McKnight of Poteau, OK, Jimmy Dale & Connie McKnight of Amarillo, TX; 6 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren; sister Lona Mae & husband Toby Anderson of Antlers, OK; 2 brothers, Buddy Dunham of Antlers, OK, E.H. Dunham & wife Odessa of Afton, OK; numerous other relatives, loved ones, and friends.
Memorial Services will be held 10:30 am Monday December 7, 2015 at Evans Chapel of Memories in Poteau, OK with Rev. Jim Reed officiating.