Inez Lora Korbel
Inez Lora Wheaton Korbel, 94, of Pocahontas, Ark., passed away on Sunday, July 15, 2018. Inez was born on Friday, November 23, 1923, in Erin, N.Y., to Lee Edward Wheaton and Agnes Dunfee Wheaton.
Inez was a loving mother, sister, aunt, and friend. She enjoyed interacting with people and will be missed by many. She was a member of Calvary Missionary Baptist Church, Ravenden Springs, Ark.
Inez is preceded in death by her husband, William L. Korbel Sr.; parents, Lee Edward Wheaton and Agnes Dunfee Wheaton; brothers, George Wheaton and Edward Wheaton; sisters, Irene Burlew and Marie Steele; daughter-in-law, Linda Korbel.
Inez is survived by her sons, William L. Korbel Jr. of Waterloo, N.Y., and Edward A. (Linda) Korbel Sr. of Newfield, N.Y.; daughter, Georgia (Donald) Eilers of Missouri; sister, Betty Malkovsky of New York; grandchildren, Jason Edmondson, Jennifer Brechmacher, Angela Podufalski, Edward A. Korbel Jr., and Kelly Kent; several great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Connie Wheaton; special friends, Robert and Linda Russell, Verlene Pickett, Diane and Ed Cote, Dolores Russell Cox and family, many nieces, nephews, friends, and several half-brothers and half-sisters.
A Memorial Service will be held at Calvary Missionary Baptist Church, near Ravenden Springs, at 5:00 p.m., on Saturday, July 28, 2018, with Matthew Donner officiating.
Cremation has been chosen as the method of final disposition. Inez’s cremains will be buried in the Janes Cemetery near Ravenden Springs, Ark.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Calvary Missionary Baptist Church, Ravenden Springs.