Thursday, April 23, 2015

Kathy Osburn



Kathy Christine Osburn, 52, of Cameron, OK passed away Saturday, April 18, 2015 in Tulsa, OK.   Kathy was born February 13, 1963 in Wilmington, CA to Jesse & Ruby Louise (Brown) Hurlocker.  She worked in healthcare.  Kathy was preceded in death by her mother, Ruby Louise Gregory and husbands, Mirl Osburn & Leroy Grass.



Survivors include her daughters, Heather Jones of Drumright, OK, Amber Goff of Claremore, OK, Nicole Osburn & Casey Osburn of Odessa, TX; son, Derek Osburn of Midland, TX; father, Jess & Donna Hurlocker of Central City, AR; sisters, Terri & Paul Riley of Ft. Smith, AR, Susan Hurlocker & Eddy Reed of Rock Island, OK; brothers, Jeffery Hurlocker of Central City, AR, Tim Hurlocker of Ft. Smith, AR; stepfather, Conrad Gregory of Poteau, OK; 4 grandchildren, Darren Jones, Leon Goff Jr., Trevor Jones, and Bryce Goff; other relatives & loved ones; many beloved friends.



Services will be 2 pm, Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at Evans Chapel of Memories, Poteau, OK with Richard Hurlocker officiating.  Interment will follow in Monroe Cemetery, Monroe, OK.  Pallbearers will be Joe Trull, Jarod Goforth, Darren Jones, Leon Goff, Dar Ringlen, Paul Riley.



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


Cathleen Robin Vaughan



Cathleen Robin Vaughan, 54 of Cameron, OK passed away Wednesday, April 22, 2015 in Fort Smith, AR.  Cathleen was born April 21, 1961 in Pomona, CA to Clinton “Short” & Alma (Winebrenner) Goforth.  She was an LPN.   Cathleen loved spending time with her kids & family.  She loved family gatherings.  She enjoyed watching her children & grandchildren play sports, her water aerobics, baking, her dogs,  and traveling.  She was preceded in death by her parents.

She is survived by her husband, Don of the home; daughter & son in law, Amy & Jeff McCoy of Poteau; sons, Jason Reeves & fiance’ Katrina Broussard of Cameron, OK,  Clinton Reeves of Poteau, OK; grandchildren, Triniti & Colton McCoy, Jocee Broussard  & one on the way; sisters, Renee Baggs of Cameron, OK, Cindy Tanton of Poteau, OK; brothers & sisters in law, Don Goforth of Poteau, OK,  Mike & Carol Goforth of Lewisville, TX, Tag & Lisa Goforth of Midland, TX; countless cousins, nieces, & nephews.

Memorial service will be held at 2 pm, Saturday, April 25, 2015 at Evans Chapel, Poteau, OK with Rev. Jim Cook officiating.    Pallbearers will be Chris McCoy, Michael Dacus, Michael Seymour, Brandon Slone, Derek McGowan, Joel Chavez, Taylor Branstetter, and Taylor Shockley.

James “Irvin” Jones



James “Irvin” Jones, 60, of Panama, OK passed away Tuesday, April 21, 2015 in Ft. Smith, AR.   James was born January 5, 1955 in Arcata, CA to William “Babe” and Sarah (Anderson) Jones.  James was preceded in death by his parents, and his niece Sabrina Chenault.

Survivors include his brothers, Jack Jones of Panama, OK, Donald “Topper” Jones and wife Jody of  Spiro, OK; sisters Karen Jones of Owasso, OK, Patricia Jones Nelson and John Beebe of Panama, OK; nieces Ashlee Jones of Spiro, OK, Alicia Jones Frey of Franklin, NJ, Haley of Owasso, OK; nephews, Jacob Nelson of Spiro, OK, Jeremy Nelson of Bokoshe, OK, Jeremy Jones of Sherman, TX, Matthew and Sam Jones of Spiro, OK; lifelong friend, Ronald Gollihare; a host of great nieces and nephews, other relatives & loved ones; many beloved friends.

Services will be 2 pm, Saturday, May 2, 2015 graveside at Fairview Cemetery in Panama, OK, with Rev. Jim Cook and Bro. Carson officiating. 

Martha Raye Smith



Martha Raye Smith, 74, of Heavener, OK passed away Sunday, April 19, 2015 in Heavener.  Martha was born February 12, 1941 in Shreveport, LA to William Raye & Grace (Lafitte) Young.  She was a child care provider.  Martha was a very devoted Christian woman & member of Ellis Chapel Church; enjoyed reading her Bible; a loving wife, mother & grandma.  She loved to travel.  Martha played the piano, sang & wrote music.  She loved to paint.  She was preceded in death by her father and twin children.

Survivors include her husband Earl Smith of the home; her longtime companion “Jack” the dog; daughter, Kathy  & Claude Smith of Heavener; sons, Jay, Kelly & Dayton Smith all of Heavener; grandchildren, Stephen Smith of Heavener, Krystal Haag of Dallas, TX, Cody Smith of Heavener; mother, Grace Young, Sister, Carolyn  & Jimmy Wilson; brother, Billy & Jennifer Young all of Louisiana; niece, Ashley Wilson; nephews, Tommy, Joey & Scott Wilson, Chad Young; very special friend, Brenda Wright; other relatives, loved ones and friends.

Services will be 1 pm, Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at Evans Chapel, Poteau, OK with Revs. Jack Covey & Charlie Scott officiating.

The family extends many thanks to Peachtree Hospice.
Donations may be made to Ellis Chapel Church.

Marvaline W. Lynch



Marvaline W. Lynch, 86, currently of Ft. Smith, AR passed away Friday, April 17, 2015 in Ft. Smith.  Marvaline was born July 29, 1928 in Cameron, OK to John T. & Idell (Hardin) Files.  She was a retired nurse.  Mrs. Lynch was a longtime resident of OKC and was employed at Deaconess Hospital for 43 years.  She attended Tulakes Bapist Church. 
She was preceded in death by her husband, Edwin D. Lynch; her parents; and brothers, Olen & James

Survivors include her son & daughter in law, Thomas E. & Carol F. Lynch of Poteau, OK; grandsons, Clinton W. Steeds of Los Angeles, CA and Dr. Craig M. Steeds, of Kansas City, MO; other relatives, loved ones & friends.

Services will be 1 pm, Tuesday, April 21, 2015 graveside at Shady Point Cemetery, Shady Point, OK with Rev. Jim Cook officiating.