Obituary - Aug. 24, 2016

Barbara Jean Ritchie, 70, of Alma died Friday, Aug. 19, 2016, at her home. She was born April 17, 1946, in Paris. She was a former registered nurse and a Baptist.

Cremation is under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home in Alma.

She is survived by her husband, Ronald; a daughter, Nancy Powers of Fort Smith; two sons, Bill Powers of Round Up, Mont., and David Boyd of Alma; two stepdaughters, Sherry Ritchie and Andrea Moreland, both of Napa, Calif.; a sister, Judy O’Bar of Fort Smith; 17 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.