Kathleen Furr, 90, of Charleston, AR joined her beloved husband Jesse in Heaven on March 18, 2013 in Fort Smith, AR. She was born March 21, 1922 in Wainwright, OK to George Barrett and Ella Scott Barrett. She was a member of Charleston First Baptist Church for over 40 years and of the Lydia Circle. She was a wonderful mother, grandmother, housewife and cook. She and her husband Jesse traveled on many Youth Mission Church Camps where she cooked for the different groups.
She was preceded to heaven by her husband Jesse; five sisters, Mary, Noma, Dona, Georgia and Ethel; two brothers Faye & Walter.
Service was held at 10:00 a.m. Monday, March 25, 2013 at Smith Mortuary Chapel in Charleston, AR with Rev. Larry Horne and Rev. Shayne Baker officiating. A 2:00 p.m. Chapel service was held at Muskogee Memorial Cemetery in Muskogee, OK, under the direction of Smith Mortuary of Charleston, AR.
She and Jesse were married for 61 years and had four children, Leon, Pattie and husband Tom; Dewayne and wife Deborah and Jack and wife Cindy all of whom survive her She is also survived by one brother James Barrett and wife Betty, 15 grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren and 3 great great grandchildren. She also leaves behind many nieces, nephews and a legacy of friends.
Pallbearers were grandsons, Thomas, Ryan and Jason Hiner; Steve, Dewayne, Derrick and Jaxson Furr.
Memorials may be made to the charity of your choice.