Dale Wayne Pardue, 57, of Alma died Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017, at his home. He was a mechanic for John Deere in Fort Smith.

He is survived by his wife, Loretta; a daughter, Amita Pardue of Fort Smith; two sons, Steven and Shane Pardue, both of Alma; two sisters, Donna Blasingain of Mulberry and Bobby Joe Nitcheless of Texas; and eight grandchildren.

Cremation is under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home in Van Buren. A family-held memorial will be held at a later date.