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Karina Kay Rutledge Obituary Featured

Written by  Saturday, 17 March 2018 15:11
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Karina Kay Rutledge, 56, of Poteau, OK passed away Friday, March 16, 2018 in Ft. Smith, AR. Karina was born September 24, 1961, in Tulsa, OK to Leo & Marida (Carshall) Kron.


She was a cook at the hospital. Karina was preceded in death by her father, Leo and brother, Jimmy Dale Carshall.

Survivors include her son, Anthony Rutledge; daughter, Ashlee Richardson; 2 grandsons; her mother, Marida Carshall; brother, Willie Carshall & wife Lynnell; and sister, Laroyce Richardson; other relatives, loved ones and friends.

Services will be 10 am, Wednesday, March 21, 2018, at Evans Chapel of Memories, Poteau with Jim Cook officiating.


Interment will follow in Oakland Cemetery, Poteau.


Pallbearers will be Jake McAllister Jr, Charles Turner & Jimmy Ford.

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


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The family has chosen to entrust the ca re of the services toEvans & Miller Funeral Home, Poteau, Oklahoma.

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