Mack Forrest, 69, of Alma died Thursday, July 27, 2017. He was born Sept. 6, 1947, in Fort Smith. He was the former business manager of the Southwest Times Record, opened several restaurants in Fort Smith and Ozark and was the widower of Martha Forrest.

Memorial service was Aug. 1 at Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home Chapel. The body was cremated.

He is survived by a daughter, Jennifer Forrest of Fayetteville.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alma Senior Activity Center Meals on Wheels Program.