Joan Marie Alden Obituary

Wednesday, 02 October 2019 16:36

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Joan Marie Alden of Heavener, Oklahoma was born February 5, 1944 in Muskogee, Oklahoma to James Tidwell and Dorothy (Golding) Sink and passed away September 29, 2019 in Heavener, Oklahoma at the age of 75.


She is survived by:

One daughter:
Amie (Alden) Ritter of Fort Smith, Arkansas

One son:
Scott Lawton Alden of Fort Smith, Arkansas

One sister:
Patsy Ann Cole

One brother:
James Tidwell, Jr.

Five grandchildren

Three great-grandchildren

Several other loved ones and host of friends


She was preceded in death by her parents, James Samuel Tidwell and Dorothy Sink; two sisters, Helen Jean Dodson and Louise Maxine Tidwell; and two brothers, Raymond Tidwell and Billy James Tidwell. Joan was a life-long resident of the area and the Owner/Operator of the Wister Dairy Hut for 20 plus years. She loved spending time with family and friends.


No services are scheduled at this time.


Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Dowden-Roberts Funeral Home of Heavener, Oklahoma.


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