Obituary - Oct. 1, 2016

Jackie Duncan, 58, of Van Buren passed away Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016. She was born Dec. 18, 1957, in Van Buren. She had worked at Allen Canning in Van Buren. She was preceded in death by her parents, Donald Irvan and Patsy Yocum; her stepfather, Lloyd Yocum; two great-grandchildren, Jonathan and Logan Duncan; and a brother, Patrick Yocum.

She is survived by three daughters, Susan Duncan of Fort Smith, Patricia Duncan of Van Buren and Judy Duncan of Alma; five sisters, Judy Kirkham of Greenwood, Sondra Yocum of Van Buren, Pam Baker of Fort Smith, Donna King of Cameron, Okla., and Steffanie Whitfield of Mountainburg; three brothers, Randy Irvan of Oklahoma and Randy and Allen Yocum, both of Van Buren; 12 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral service will be 10 a.m. Monday at Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home Chapel with interment to follow at Gill Cemetery under the direction of Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home of Van Buren.

Pallbearers will be Kenny Duncan, Ty Duncan, Monte McCollum, Lex Phimvongsa, Isaac Henson, J.D. Wiley and Bobby Henson.

The family will visit with friends from 2 to 4 p.m.Sunday at Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home, 4100 Alma Highway, Van Buren.

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