Walter R. Tolson, 69, of Beebe, Ark., died Friday, Sept. 12, 2003, after a very brief illness.
Graveside services were held at 10 a.m. Monday, Sept. 15, at Fairview Cemetery in Sweet Springs. Arrangements were under the direction of Westbrook Funeral Home in Beebe. To sign the online guest book, go to www.westbrookfuneralhome.com.
Born Aug. 13, 1934, in Bremerton, Wash., he was the son of the late Harry and Evelyn Tolson. He was a retired Air Force veteran (Chief M/Sgt) and had been a member of the Beebe community since 1973. He was also a member of First United Methodist Church in Beebe.
Survivors include his wife, Vera, of the home; three children, Dianne Tolson Santiago and husband, Marco, of Waipahu, Hawaii, Les Tolson and wife, Patricia, of Matlock, Wash., and Marion Tolson of Beebe; two granddaughters, Jennifer Tolson Jones of Little Rock, Ark., and Sarah Tolson of Vancouver, Wash.; three stepgranddaughters; and six stepgreat-grandchildren.
Additional information provided per family recompense.