Loretta Mae McMillan, 86, Colcord, died Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018, at Quail Ridge Living Center, Colcord.

Born Jan. 5, 1932, near Colcord, she was the daughter of Zack and Sammie Lee (Lucas) King.

Loretta was a nurse at the Siloam Springs Medical Center for more than 30 years and always enjoyed her work.

She was very devoted to her two grandsons and loved to watch them play basketball and football. Loretta was a member of the Colcord First Baptist Church since 1962.

Loretta was preceded in death by her parents and one sister, Eufa Nickles.

Survivors include her son, Merlin Thomas and wife Terry of Colcord, two grandsons, Harold Thomas and fiancee Jordan Peer of Gentry, Arkansas, T.J. Thomas of Colcord, great-grandson, Remington Thomas and two future great-grandchildren, London and Collier, sister Peggy Caywood and husband Tom Wood of Kansas, brother, Carwin King and wife Linda of Colcord, several nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.

Services took place on Thursday, Feb. 15,  at Wasson Memorial Chapel, Siloam Springs, Arkansas, with burial following at Flint Creek Cemetery near Gentry, Arkansas. To sign the online guestbook, visit www.wassonfuneralhome.com.