Gladys Forney

Gladys Forney, 87, born April 8, 1922, in Wilson, Okla., went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 27, 2009, in Tucson.

Formerly of Kingman, she was preceded in death by her three husbands, Vestal Fields, Delbert Cast and Roy D. Forney; and her son, Eldon Cast. She is survived by her children, Don (Judy) Cast of Concord, Calif., Larry Cast (Donna Levy) of Oro Valley, Linda McClaine of St. George, Utah, and Michael Fields of Tucson; 15 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren. She was a strong, honest, gentle woman who believed in her God!

The family wishes to express their appreciation to Mountain View Care Center and Evermore Hospice.

A graveside service will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 3, at the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona, 23029 N. Cave Creek Road in Phoenix.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Humane Society of Sedona, 2115 Shelby Drive, Sedona, AZ 86336, or Handmakers Foundation, 2221 N. Rosemont, Tucson, AZ 85712.

Arrangements were by Evergreen Mortuary and Cemetery, www.evergreenmortuary-cemetery.com.