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4500 Jenny Lind Road
Fort Smith, AR | 72901
700 Jefferson St.
Van Buren, AR | 72956
Eva Dougan

Eva Jo Dougan (Powell)

Monday, February 21st, 1927 - Tuesday, January 12th, 2021
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Eva Jo (Powell) Dougan died Tuesday, January 12, 2021. She was born February 21, 1927 in Gans, Okla, the daughter of Ida Bell and Elijah Powell. She was a retired Wal-Mart associate and a charter member of Friendly Pentecostal Church of God in Van Buren where she enjoyed singing in the choir, organizing events, and serving with the Ladies Ministry.
She is survived by a daughter, Phyllis Long of Van Buren; a son, Roger Dougan and wife Jackie of Mt. Ida; a daughter-in-law, Jean Ellyne of Van Buren; a brother Quinton Powell of Van Buren; a sister-in-law, Grace Law of Van Buren; 6 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her husband of 63 years, William “Dub” Dougan and two sons, C. E. and Harvey Paul.
Graveside services will be 11AM, Friday January 15, 2021 at Gracelawn Cemetery in Van Buren under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home in Van Buren.
The family expresses their deep appreciation and gratitude to the staff at Legacy Memory Lane for the love and compassion “Ms. Jo” received while she resided with them.
Due to the COVID-19 cases, please wear your mask, your cooperation would be greatly appreciated.

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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, January 14th, 2021 | 8:00am - 5:00pm
    Thursday, January 14th, 2021 8:00am - 5:00pm
    Ocker Funeral Home
    700 Jefferson Street
    VAN BUREN, AR 72956
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    Eva Dougan will be in state for the public to view from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM on Thursday, January 14, 2021
  • Service

    Friday, January 15th, 2021 | 11:00am
    Friday, January 15th, 2021 11:00am
    Gracelawn Arbor
    3003 Oak Lane
    VAN BUREN, AR 72956
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    Phyllis Long
  • Interment

    Gracelawn Cemetery
    3003 Oak Lane
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Melissa Carpenter

Posted at 10:23pm
I had the honor of knowing and caring for Ms Jo. My sincere condolences to the family. Love Melissa Carpenter

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