POTEAU–Loyce R. Hall, 68, of Poteau, passed away Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011 in Poteau. She was born June 14, 1943 in Big Cedar to Rev. Carl & Mellie (Jones) Pugh. She worked at Country Boy Furniture for 20 years, and was a member of the Free Will Baptist Church in Panama, where she served as church clerk for eight years.
Services are Saturday at 10 a.m. at Panama Free Will Baptist Church with Rev. David Nolan officiating. Interment will be in Rufe Cemetery under the direction of Evans & Miller Funeral Home.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Billy Don McAtee; her only daughter, Tami Branstetter Gottlieb; nephew, Tony Terry; and her parents.
Survivors include her sister and brother in law, Joyce and Don Riddle of Poteau; daughters, Donna Ross, Sandy Ellis and husband, Ken of Poteau; son, Billy Earl McAtee and wife, Randi of Rufe; six grandchildren; three great grandchildren; three great great grandchildren; nephews, Mike, David and Ray Terry and their families.
Pallbearers are Robert Troutman, Larry Milligan, Terry Lovell, Brian Toney and Brant Toney
The family will be at the funeral home Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. to visit with relatives and friends.
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