Born 9-23-1950 - Died 1-28-2002
Michael Anthony Statler, 51 of Agnos, Ark. died Monday, Jan. 28, 2002 at his home; He was born Sept. 23, 1950 in Bakersfield, Mo., the son of John A. Statler and Ruby Faye (Earle) Statler. He was a veteran of the United States Army having served from 1970 until 1972. He graduated from High-land High School in the class of 1968. He went to the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville where he was a member of the Farm House Fraternity. He worked many years in agriculture as a farmer in the local area. He was of the Baptist faith.Survivors include three daughters, Tiffany Orr and husband, John of Ash Flat; Michelle Vance of Jonesboro; and Amanda Statler of Agnos; the children's mother, Judy Statler of Ash Flat; his father, John A. Statler of Imboden; his mother, Ruby F. Moffitt of Agnos; two brothers, P. Randall Statler of Imboden, and Steven Statler of Evening Shade; one half brother, Everett Moffitt, Jr. of Agnos; one sister, Tanya Burkhammer of Agnos; one grandson, Chandler Vance of Jonesboro; and many other relatives and friends.Memorial services were Thursday, Jan. 31, 2002 at 10 a.m. at the Tri-County's Chapel in Highland, Ark.