Aleta Forbus

Aleta Mae Forbus, 86

Aleta Mae Forbus, 86, of Bull Shoals, Arkansas entered into her eternal rest on January 22, 2013, in Mountain Home, Arkansas. Entombment will be in Kirby's Tucker Memorial Cemetery. Services are private.

Aleta was born July 9, 1926, in Siloam Springs, Arkansas. She married Lloyd Forbus November 21, 1954, in Noel, MO. Aleta was a social butterfly who dearly loved people, especially her family. She enjoyed games and puzzles and was a member of the Hoevel-Barnett Post #1341 VFW Auxiliary.

Aleta is survived by daughter, Paula Flippin (Dale) of San Antonio, TX; son, Dale Forbus (Anna) of Bull Shoals, AR; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Her parents, husband, four brothers and one sister preceded her in death.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of the Ozarks Hospice House.

Arrangements are by Kirby & Family Funeral & Cremation Services. Please visit our online guestbook/obituary at


Published in Baxter Bulletin on Jan. 24, 2013