Wesley Eugene Thorman, 69, of Fort Smith died Sept. 13, 2017. He was born July 9, 1948, in Fort Smith. He was an Army veteran, retired employee of Gerber and member of Rye Hill Baptist Church. He was the widower of Linda Thorman.

He is survived by a son, Christopher Thorman of Wright City, Okla.; a sister, Carolyn Stevens; a brother, Fred Thorman of Van Buren; and two grandchildren.

Funeral was Sept. 18 at Lewis-Roberts Funeral Chapel in Fort Smith. Burial with military honors was at U.S. National Cemetery in Fort Smith.

Pallbearers were Ron Smith, Charlie Dean, Steve Holmberg, Don Real, Tommy Hutchison and Brandon Halsey.

Memorials may be made to the Rye Hill Baptist Church Building Fund, 11512 Old Highway 71, Fort Smith, AR 72916.