Norman Lee McAllister, 81, of Van Buren died Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at a local hospital. He was retired from Pepsi Cola Co. in Fort Smith, attended Living Hope Church in Van Buren and was the first Cedarville mayor.

He is survived by his wife, Norma; seven daughters, Sharon Tucker and Stephanie Richesin, both of Van Buren, Pam Looney of Charleston, Annette Sinden of Fort Smith, Darline Carr of Cedarville, Donna Stephenson of Mountain Home and Alsu Fattakhova of Fayetteville; a sister, Wanda Alexander of Van Buren; a brother, Paul McAllister of Mountainburg; three stepsons, Bobby Reeves of Kibler, Mike Reeves of Van Buren and Ricky Reeves of Tulsa; 19 grandchildren and 30 great-grandchildren.

Funeral will be 2 p.m. Monday at Ocker Memorial Chapel in Van Buren with burial at Gracelawn Cemetery in Van Buren.

Pallbearers will be Conner and Kevin McAllister, Jake Tucker and Joshua, Jonathan and Samuel Reeves.

Visitation will be 2-4 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.