Verna Mae Cable, 82, of Alma died Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017, in Fort Smith. She was born Sept. 3, 1935, in Fort Smith. She retired from Rheem Manufacturing and member of Bluff Avenue Baptist Church in Fort Smith.

She is survived by a daughter, Patricia Shores of Alma; a son, Russell Cable of Fayetteville; a sister, Martha McClendon of Greenwood; four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Funeral will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Chapel in Van Buren with burial at Pope Cemetery in the Graphic community.

Pallbearers will be Danny Ross, David Young, Austin and Jakob Shores, Tyler Young and Judge Walters.

Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.