Linda Lee Hemminger, 74, of Fort Smith died Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013, at a local hospital. She was a housekeeper at Sears in Fort Smith and widow of James R. Hemminger.

Family-held memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Rena Baptist Church in Van Buren. Obituary was submitted by Ocker Funeral Home in Van Buren.

She is survived by a daughter, Sandra Marr-Hough of Fort Smith; a son, James Dean Hemminger of Cedarville; five grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Donations can be made to the Linda Hemminger Memorial Fund, c/o Ocker Funeral Home, P.O. Box 5620, Van Buren, AR 72957 or memorial contributions can be made to an animal shelter.