Mary Maudine Nuckolls, 66, of Alma passed away Monday, May 8, 2017, at a local hospital. She was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith. She was preceded in death by her son, Michael Nuckolls; both parents, Benjamin and Virginia (Ritter) Swan; one sister, Dora Paxton; and one brother, Jimmy Swan.

Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Ocker Memorial Chapel in Van Buren with burial at Mt. McCurry Cemetery in Rudy under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home in Van Buren.

She is survived by her husband, Arlis Nuckolls of the home; two daughters, Angie Squires and husband Rodney of Alma and Linda Ritter and husband Steve of Greenwood; two sons, John Nick and wife Kym of Alma and Sherman Nick of North Carolina; one stepson, Lester Nuckolls and wife Judy of Alma; two brothers, Larry and Eugene Kimble, both of Fort Smith; 13 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.