POTEAU–Herman Boyd Hollingsworth, 70, of Poteau, passed away Jan. 24, 2012 in Fort Smith. He was born March 20, 1941 in Simms, Texas to Frank James & Hattie Mae (Obneskey) Hollingsworth, was a U.S. Military Publication Officer and in the Army Reserves for eight years.
Services are Friday at 10 a.m. at the Community Free Will Baptist Church in Pocola with Rev. Carl Cheshier officiating. Interment will follow at the Greenlawn Cemetery in Checotah under the direction of Evans & Miller Funeral Home.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Lottie Insko and Ethel Malone; and a brother, J.W. Hollingsworth.
Survivors include his wife, Faye of the home; son Todd Hollingsworth and wife Glenda of Denton, Texas; daughter Tammy Laurence and husband Tim of Bixby; five grandchildren, Nicholas, Veronica, Luke, David and Bethany; and brothers, Loyd Hollingsworth of Mount Pleasant, Texas and James Hollingsworth of Simms, Texas.
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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