Lorene Bessie (Ford) Walker, 87, of Poteau, OK passed away Wednesday, January 10, 2018, in Poteau. Lorene was born in Prairie View, AR to Emmett & 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 & husband Jim of Poteau, Joyce Couch of Howe, Doris Morris & husband Keith of Poteau; sons, Freddie & Eddie Ford of Poteau; 15 grandchildren; 44 great grandchildren; 10 great great grandchildren; brother, E.C. Clough of AR; sisters, Barbara Belknap & husband Burt of Cove, AR, Mary James & husband Charlie of Shady Point, OK; stepchildren, Belva Joyce Walker of AR, Cheryl Walker of OK, Elaine Douthat of MO, Janie Holloway of OK, Christine Walker of FL, Bobby Walker of AR, Anthony Walker of MO, Nathan Ray Walker of OK; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives, loved ones and friends.
Services will be 10 am, Monday, January 15, 2018 , at Evans Chapel of Memories, Poteau, OK with Rev. Harold Thompson officiating.
Interment will follow at Mt. View/Glendale Cemetery, Wister, OK.
Pallbearers will be Chris Ford, Bud Killion, Greg Herndon, Alex Herndon, Danny Walker & Kevin Yarbrough.
The family will be at the funeral home on Sunday from 2-6 pm to visit with relatives & friends.
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The family has chosen to entrust the care of the services to Evans & Miller Funeral Home, Poteau, Oklahoma