Orene Marie Gattis, 75 of Paris, Arkansas passed away on Tuesday, December 3, 2013 in Fort Smith, Arkansas. She was born on December 13, 1937 in Paris to her parents, Horace and Lillian (Cooksey) Rice. She was a retired Certified Nurse’s Assistant and of the Assembly of God Faith.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Horace and Lillian Rice; husband, James Paul Gattis and two sisters, Velda Cooley and Sandy Rice.
She is survived by three daughters, Melissa Gattis of Paris, Marilyn Rietman of Paris and Marla Cruz of Paris; two sisters, Freeda Brown of Paris and Elsie Hanan of Russellville; one brother, Jerald Rice of Paris and four grandchildren.