Juanita Allen, 95, of Fort Smith died Monday, June 5, 2017, at a local hospital. She was born on Jan. 29, 1922, in Dustin, Okla. She was a homemaker, member of the Creek Nation and Homestead Heights Baptist Church in Fort Smith and widow of Warren G. Allen.

Graveside service was June 12 at Forest Park Cemetery under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home in Van Buren.

She is survived by three daughters, Karen Vaught of Winslow, Louise Knotts of Conway and Pamela Winford of the home; five sons, Warren Allen of Grand Prairie, Texas, Kenneth Allen of Bellevue, Neb., Carl Allen of San Juan Capistrano, Calif., Ronnie Allen of Alma and Buddy Allen of Fort Smith; a brother, Buford Wills of Durant, Okla.; 27 grandchildren; 57 great-grandchildren and 16 great-great-grandchildren.