Luella Finton

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Luella Finton, 92, of Poteau, OK passed away Sunday, July 11, 2021 in Poteau. Luella was born December 27, 1928 in Ft. Smith, AR to Granville George & Ada (Forman) Johnson. Luella worked at the LeFlore County Treasurer’s office for years, serving as treasurer for two years & she loved to travel. She belonged to Cross Community Church; volunteered for EOMC Auxiliary also serving them as treasurer; and was a member Beta Sigma Phi. She was preceded in death by her parents; husbands, Gordon Hoffman & John Finton and brother, Marvin Johnson.

Survivors include her sons & daughters in law, William D. Hoffman & Joanna, Ronald G. Hoffman and Pam of Poteau, OK; stepdaughter & son in law, Jhonnie Ortiz & Carlos of Arlington, TX; sisters, Joyce Desiderio of Russellville, AR, Faye Mansell of Ft. Smith, AR; sister in law, Barbara Johnson of Russellville, AR; grandchildren, Christy Lane Hern & husband Marty, Twila Hoffman and Suzzina Peters; great grandchildren, Hunter Hern, Thomas Peters and Zachary Peters; other relatives, loved ones and friends.

Graveside services will be 11 am, Wednesday, July 14, 2021 at Ft. Smith National Cemetery, Ft. Smith, AR with Jason Waymire officiating.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Global Outreach Int’l, # 1875, PO Box 1, Tupelo, MS 38802

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The family has chosen to entrust the care of the services to Evans & Miller Funeral Home, POTEAU, OKLAHOMA


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