Orpha Ella Lane, 81, of Van Buren died Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, at a local hospital. She was a homemaker, former restaurant owner and a Pentecostal minister. She was a member of Highway to Heaven Church and widow of Robert B. Lane; five sisters.
She is survived by three daughters, Roberta Rose and Sherry Frost, both of Van Buren, and Janice Sandoval of Brownwood, Texas; three sons, Richard, Danny and Rodney Lane, all of Van Buren; two brothers, Paul and Floyd Atwell, both of Alma; 12 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
Funeral was Jan. 16 at Ocker Memorial Chapel in Van Buren with burial at Gracelawn Cemetery.
Pallbearers were grandsons, Jesse Julian and Jeremy Woodward, Robert and Steven Autry, Trenton and Isaiah Lane, James Syrock, K.J. Wells, and Dusty Lane.
Memorial donations may be made to the Steward Cemetery or American Heart Association.