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Alma Faye Yandell Obituary Featured

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Alma Faye Yandell of Heavener, Oklahoma was born July 7, 1941 in Cove, Arkansas to Floyd and Myrtle (Cureton) Brazil and passed away June 1, 2017 in Heavener, Oklahoma at the age of 75.


She is survived by:

Her husband:
Charles Yandell of the home

One daughter:
Stephanie Davis of Jasper, Texas

One son:
Greg Wigginton and wife Taty of Houston, Texas

Two step-sons:
Rocky Yandell and wife Erica of Shawnee, Oklahoma
Lance Yandell and wife Kathy of Heavener, Oklahoma

One step-daughter:
Courtney Venniston of Yukon, Oklahoma

One sister:
Brenda Jones and husband Johnny of Port Arthur, Texas

Two grandchildren:
Ryan Hall
Randy Hall

Twelve step-grandchildren

Numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and a host of friends.


She was preceded in death by one brother, Bill Brazil. Alma was a member of the Lovings Baptist Church. She retired from teaching at Beaumont Public Schools in Beaumont, Texas and Howe Public Schools. She was a loving wife, mother, sister, and grandmother.


Funeral service will be 2:00 p.m., Saturday, June 3, 2017 at Lovings Baptist Church with Reverend Mark Morris and Reverend Larry Yandell officiating. Burial will follow in Hontubby Cemetery under the direction of Dowden-Roberts Funeral Home of Heavener, Oklahoma.


Pallbearers will be: Family


Viewing will be from noon until 8:30 p.m., Friday and 8:00 a.m. until noon, Saturday.


The family will visit with friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Friday at the funeral home.


To sign Mrs. Yandell’s online guestbook please visit