John Stinson

April 15, 1962 ~ June 30, 2021 (age 59)


John Feldon Stinson, age 59 passed away on Wednesday June 30, 2021 at Idabel, OK was born April 15, 1962 in Mena Arkansas the son of William “Hubert” Stinson and Frances “Minnie” (Snow) Stinson.  John grew up in Pleasant Hill Community and moved to Idabel in 1979.  He was a proud 1982 graduate of Idabel Warriors. John enjoyed working in his gardens, especially growing cabbage, the hottest hot peppers and tomatoes and was the person the neighborhood kids ran to when they needed their bikes fixed. He raised chickens and would keep all of his neighbors in eggs.  John enjoyed fishing but his favorite thing to do above all else was hunting, at deer season he would pack up and move to Lonnie and NetNet's from October until the middle of December and could make the largest & hottest camp fires.  Milkshakes was his favorite drink, especially when he got to share it with his favorites, Colby Henthorn and Kinley Smith, recently he would get a shake 3 to 4 a week.

Survivors include: a brother, Bill Coleman & wife Gladys of McLoud, OK; sisters: Ann Stults & husband Rudy of McAlester OK; Darlene Walker of Idabel, OK and Annette Smith & husband Lonnie of Valliant, OK; his furbaby Boxer, Luna; nieces: Shelly Dixon, of Hot Springs, AR, Angie Kaizer of Cortland, OH, Chandra Henthorn of Idabel, OK, Candice Smith of Tushka, OK and Shelly Hopkins of OK; nephews: Tim Coleman of Arkansas, Brian Coleman of Summerville, SC, Brad Coleman of Oklahoma City, OK, Kelly Howell of Tyler, TX, Chris Batson of Dallas, TX, Jeremy Smith of Valliant, OK and Marvin Marshall of OK; an aunt Marie Stinson of Dierks, AR; special cousins; Linda Ferguson, Kathy Hoover, Jerry Snow, Roger Beggs & Michael Stinson along with numerous other relatives & friends.

John was preceded in death by his parents, and brothers, William Franklin Stinson and Perry Joe Stinson.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm on Monday, July 5, 2021 at the funeral home.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 am on Tuesday, July 6, 2021 at the White Family Chapel in Idabel, OK with Rev. Philip Snow officiating. Interment will follow at the Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Hatfield, AR

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Funeral Service
July 6, 2021

10:00 AM
White Family Funeral Home
3 N.E. 3rd
Idabel, OK 74745

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