Edna Sanders Highfill was born October 18, 1918 in Tom, OK to A.A. and Martha Ellen Sanders. She departed this life on June 26, 2017 in Poteau, OK.
She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Claude Highfill, son-in-law, Bryan McCarver, grandson, Keith McCarver, Grandson-in-law, Larry Weigand, and great-grandson, Daniel McCarver, 3 brothers and 1 sister.
She is survived by 2 daughters, Claudette and husband Glenn Hall of Fort Smith, AR and Carolyn McCarver of Poteau, a special niece, Janice Pickle, of Poteau; also 3 grandchildren, Glenda Weigand of Fort Smith, Dennis and wife Becky Hall of Allen, TX, Cheryl and husband Harold Means of Wister, and a granddaughter-in-law, Coni and husband Tony Rayburn of Poteau; 6 great-grandchildren, Cheryl Lynn and husband Bill Marvin of Greenwood, AR, Jamie and husband Joe Harrison of Newton, KS, Kristi Craig of Poteau, OK, Eric and wife Hannah Hall of Dallas, TX, Austin Hall and Kelly of Ft. Worth, TX, and Lauren Weigand of Lynn Haven, FL; 5 great great grandchildren, Arabelle Marvin, Connor Marvin, Colin Marvin, Jathen Harrison, and Josten Harrison.
Funeral services will be Thursday, June 29, 2017 at 2 pm at Evans Chapel of Memories in Poteau with Rev. Donald Highfill officiating. Interment will follow at Oakland Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Ron Graves, Jason Graves, Tony Rayburn, Michael Highfill, Harold Means and Bill Marvin. Honorary pallbearers will be Eric Hall and Austin Hall.