Buel Harris, 93, of Alma died Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015, at his home. He was a retired truck driver, Navy veteran of World War II and of the Church of Christ faith. He was born April 17, 1922, in Alma and was the widower of JoAnn Johnson Harris.

Graveside service with military honors was Sept. 8 at Alma City Cemetery be under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home in Alma.

He is survived by three daughters, Susan DeLaet of Alma, Elaine Harrison of Mountainburg and Cathy Lopez of De Ridder, La.; a son, Joel Harris of Alma; a sister, Marilyn Jones of Alma; two brothers, Bob Harris of Fort Smith and Bill Harris of Alma; five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.