Mary Oletha McGatha, 80, of Fort Smith died Tuesday, June 10, 2014, at a local hospital. She was a homemaker, member of Jubilee Christian Center and widow of Christy Ellsworth (Mac) McGatha.
She is survived by three daughters, Janie Shaw, Joyce Graves and Elizabeth Fain, all of Fort Smith; a son Mikeal Mounce, of Van Buren; two sisters, Velma Farrar of Cedarville and Juanita Joiner of Greenwood; two brothers, Edward Robertson of Van Buren and James Robertson of Pocola; three half sisters, Louise Young, Ruthie Robertson and Gordia Martinez, all of California; 13 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral will be 1 p.m. Friday at Ocker Memorial Chapel in Van Buren with burial at Locke Cemetery in Mountainburg.
Pallbearers will be Brian and Ronnie Shaw, Jacob and Mikeal Fain, Steve Yancey and Randall Graves.
Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.