POTEAU—Funeral services for Lorene Bessie (Ford) Walker, 87, of Poteau are Monday at 10 a.m. at Evans Chapel of Memories in Poteau with Rev. Harold Thompson officiating.
Interment will follow at the Mt. View/Glendale Cemetery in Poteau, under the direction of Evans & Miller Funeral Home.
She passed away Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018 in Poteau and was born in Prairie View, Arkansas to Emmett and Bessie (Cauldwell) Clough.
She was preceded in death by her brother, J.B. Clough; sister, Pearl Britton; and son, Teddie Ford.
Survivors include her husband, Ed Walker; daughters, Betty Yarbrough and husband Jim of Poteau, Joyce Couch of Howe, Doris Morris and husband Keith of Poteau; sons Freddie and Eddie Ford of Poteau; 15 grandchildren; 44 great grandchildren; 10 great great grandchildren; brother, E.C. Clough of Arkansas; sisters, Barbara Belknap and husband Burt of Cove, Arkansas, Mary James and husband Charlie of Shady Point; and stepchildren Belva Joyce Walker of Arkansas, Cheryl Walker of Oklahoma, Elaine Douthat of Missouri, Janie Holloway of Oklahoma, Christine Walker of Florida, Bobby Walker of Arkansas, Anthony Walker of Missouri and Nathan Ray Walker of Oklahoma.
Pallbearers are Chris Ford, Bud Killion, Greg Herndon, Alex Herndon, Danny Walker and Kevin Yarbrough.
The family will be at the funeral home Sunday from 2 to 6 p.m. to visit with relatives and friends.
You may leave an online message at evansandmillerfuneralhomes.com.
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