Colon R. McPherson, 82, of Ash Flat died Nov. 24, 2001, at Ash Flat Nursing and Rehab Center.
Born May 9, 1919, in Hardy, he was the son of John Wesley McPherson and Maggie Young McPherson. He was a self-employed carpenter for many years and was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, having served during World War II.
Survivors include two sons -- Ray Brett McPherson and Danny Roy McPherson, both of Reyno; and a daughter, Barbara Walker of Hoxie.
A graveside service was Nov. 27 at McCullough Cemetery near Hardy, with the Rev. Floyd Rikard officiating.
Arrangements were under the direction of Tri-County's Cherokee Chapel in Highland