Katherine Marion Wells, 93, of Van Buren passed away Thursday, March 2, 2017, in a local hospital. She was a secretary for AOG in Fort Smith. She was an avid bridge player and she loved gardening and flowers. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Van Buren. She was preceded in death by both of her parents, Troy and Estella (Fordham) Marion.
Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Gracelawn Cemetery Arbor in Van Buren under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home in Van Buren.
She is survived by two daughters, Barbara Pinkerton of Winslow, Ariz., Sheila Atchison and husband Jim of Van Buren; one son, David Wells and wife Mary of Rogers; one brother, Robert Marion and wife Anne of Van Buren; six grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild and several nieces and nephews.
The family will visit with relatives and friends Sunday from 2 to 4 p.m. at the funeral home.
The family requests memorial contributions be made to the donor’s choice.