Janet Poor

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

JANET LEE POOR, of Green Forest, Arkansas born January 3, 1965 in Lancaster, California, daughter of Vernon “Buck” and Lunan (Foreman) Matthews. She departed this life Friday, August 11, 2017, in Berryville, Arkansas at the age of 52 years.

Janet loved cooking, crocheting and spending time with her family and friends.

On February 14, 1987, she was united in marriage to Tony Poor, who survives her. She is also survived by her children, son, Kyle Poor, and friend, Kailyne Ward, of Green Forest, Arkansas; daughter, Casey Wade and husband, Adam, of Green Forest, Arkansas; father, Buck Matthews of Berryville, Arkansas; two brothers, Tommy Matthews of Berryville, Arkansas; Bruce Matthews of Grandview, Arkansas; two sisters, Judy Biggerstaff and husband, Wendell, of Berryville, Arkansas; Leann Bailey and husband, Wayne, of Harrison, Arkansas; three grandchildren, Alivia, Catey and Burley Wade; several nieces, nephews, other relatives, friends and loved ones.

She is preceded in death by her mother and grandparents.

Visitation will be 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at the Charles M. Nelson Memorial Chapel, Berryville, Arkansas. Funeral service will be at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, August 16, 2017 at the Grandview Baptist Church with Brothers Billy McCall and Roscoe Wade officiating. Interment will follow the service in the Grandview Cemetery, Berryville, Arkansas under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Memorial donations may be made to the Green Forest School Back Pack Program, PO Box 1950, Green Forest, Arkansas 72638. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com.