In Memory of



Obituary for Aloune Sanoung

Aloune Sanoung, 67of Fort Smith entered into his eternal home on Monday, April 24, 2023.
He passed at Baptist Hospital surrounded by his loved ones after a long battle of kidney
Disease. He was born in Vientiane, Laos on June 24, 1955. He retired from Riverside
Furniture after twenty-five years. He was a loving husband, best friend, father, and grandfather.
He was preceded in death by his mother Teow (keopila) and his dad Oui Kouw; two brothers Coon and Seng
Aloune was the first of eleven children.
There will be a public viewing for family and friends on Saturday, May 6, 2023 from 10 AM - 12Noon
At Ocker Funeral Home in Van Buren.
He is survived by his wife of forty-two years, Joan Sanoung of the home; one daughter Apryl Green
And husband Jeremiah of Pocola; three wonderful grandchildren Sophia, Ezra, and Ellie; three brothers
Jimmy of Canada, Saught of Thailand, Ti-Long of Japan; five sisters Moi, Hooang and Joy all of Japan ; Vin of Oklahoma and Len of Maryland and many, many nieces and nephews.