Edwards Funeral Home

201 North 12Th Street, Fort Smith, AR


Tonya Cordero

November 3, 1969November 23, 2019

Tonya Cordero, 50 of Barling, passed away Saturday November 23, 2019, in Barling. Tonya was born November 3, 1969 in Lampass, Texas. She was a gifted pre-school teacher. She is survived by two sons, Aaron Alston of Barling and Terrance Alston of San Antonio; a brother Joshua Minden of Chicago; mother and step-father B.J. and Donna Minden of Barling and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. Privaye family held memorial service will be at a later date. Cremation is under the direction of Edwards Funeral Home in Fort Smith. To leave an online memory, visit www.edwardsfuneralhome.com.


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Na't Cheeks

November 30, 2019

Tonya your beautiful spirit will be missed more than you could ever have imagine. You've touched so many lives in your short time here. Thank you for the many years of laughs and fun.
My prayers are with your sons and family during these trying times. May they find peace and comfort in the coming months knowing you're in a far better place. RIP Tonya.

Ceallaigh NÍ Bheirnigh

November 28, 2019

Heart felt sympathies to Tonyas family on her passing Tonya was a member of a cancer group I was in and was such an inspiration to many ..may her gentle soul Rest in Peace ..


Charles Brossman

November 27, 2019

Fly sweetheart, fly!! I’m heartbroken that you have left us, but when I think of you, I smile. We will always have our dances at Darby. Love always, Charles (Tuc) Brossman

Mabel Shuey

November 26, 2019

I'm her Aunt Mabel and she was an inspiration to me and many others the way she loved and cared for children especially her own 💖ITS NOT GOODBYE WE'LL SEE YOU LATER ,Tonya and we know you are happy in HEAVEN running and playing with the children on streets of Gold.