Fern Aretta Colwell, 86, of Paris, passed away March 29, 2022 at Paris Regional Medical Center. Graveside services will be conducted at 2:00 PM, April 1, 2022 at the Restland Cemetery in Roxton with Rev. James Barnes officiating. Family will receive friends from 6:00 till 7:00 PM Thursday at the Fry-Gibbs Funeral Home.
She was born on December 3, 1935 in Durant, OK. She had worked as a secretary in health care and was a member of the Baptist faith.
She married James Colwell on July 4, 2003 in Hot Springs, Arkansas. He survives. Other survivors are Step-children, TammyWatson and Christopher Colwell; grandchildren, Bo Watson and Amber Watson; great-grandchildren, Camron Milner, Makaylee Milner, Tyler Watson, Eli Watson and Camreyon Watson and a brother, Jimmy Watson.
She was preceded in death by her parents, great grandchild, Dylan Watson and 2 brothers.