Delores F. Sterling, 68,of Monroe, OK (formerly of La Quinta, CA) passed away Monday, May 30, 2016 in Ft. Smith, AR. Delores was born November 5, 1947 in Modesto, CA to Albert Franklin & Lois (McNeely) Howard. She was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband of 40 years, Billy A. Sterling on Sept. 20,2009.
Survivors include her children, Kimberlie Sterling of Monroe, OK, Tammy Sterling of CA, Billy Sterling and Marcus Sterling of Tulsa, OK; grandchildren, Michael Lacey & Tiffany Swarts, David Ramirez, Kaitlyn, Heather, Megan & Anthony Sterling, Karter Hartweg, Lexi Sterling; 2 great grandchildren, Kristen Swarts, Lillian Ward; siblings, Elvina Holloway, Edward "Lee" Howard, Albert Donald "Don" Howard.
Memorial services will be 2 pm Friday, June 3, 2016 at Evans Chapel of Memories, Poteau, OK.