Obituaries & Tributes

Immediate Need

Pre-Arrange Your Funeral

Contact Us

Site Search

A A A

Text Sizing

4500 Jenny Lind Road
Fort Smith, AR | 72901
479-646-5555
700 Jefferson St.
Van Buren, AR | 72956
479-474-2523
Roy King

Roy Gene "Squinch" King

Tuesday, April 27th, 1948 - Wednesday, August 21st, 2019
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Roy King, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family of Roy King with a meaningful gesture of sympathy.

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Obituary

Roy Gene “Squinch” King, 71, of Arkoma, OK passed away on August 21, 2019 in a Fort Smith hospital. He spent his last days with his family by his side. He was born on April 27, 1948 in Fort Smith, AR. Roy was preceded in death by his wife of 27 years, Barbara Faye (Nelson) King, his mother, Emma King, four brothers, a sister and many loved ones.
Funeral services are 1:00PM, Saturday, August 24, 2019 at Ocker-Putman Funeral Home with burial to follow in Woodlawn Memorial Park Cemetery.
He is survived by his daughter, Angel Elkins and her husband Terry of Van Buren; a granddaughter, Tera Elkins and bonus grandson, Daryl Elkins II both of Van Buren, AR; two sisters, Pasty Cook and her husband “Herschel” Frank and Lisa Barentine and her husband Kenneth both of Muldrow; a brother, Richard King and his companion, Jan Green of Fort Smith; his loving companion, Vicki Head of Midland, AR and several nieces and nephews. Roy will be missed by many extended family and friends.
Pallbearers are Terry Lovell, Larry Hale, Roy Hope, Tommy McClain, Herschel Cook and Kenneth Barentine.
Read Less

To plant a memorial tree in honor of Roy Gene "Squinch" King, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Service Details

  • Service

    Saturday, August 24th, 2019 | 1:00pm
    When
    Saturday, August 24th, 2019 1:00pm
    Location
    Ocker Putman Funeral Home
    Address
    4500 Jenny Lind
    FORT SMITH, AR AR 72901
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Officiant
    Family
  • Interment

    Location
    Woodlawn Memorial Park
    Address
    4211 Stateline Road
    FORT SMITH, AR AR 72901
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Roy here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Plant a Tree in Memory of Roy
A proud partner of Honoring a Life
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album