James Wallace "Nukom" Attaway

August 14, 1931June 13, 2012

James Wallace "Nukom" Attaway, 80, of Fouke, AR passed away June 13, 2012 at his home. Mr. Attaway was born August 14, 1931 in Fouke, AR. He was a U. S. Army veteran. He was prceded in death by his wife Doris V. Attaway

Survivors include his daughters, Donna Duneman and Leigh Ann Davis both of Fouke, AR and Jamey Wooten of Bossier City, LA; sons Kevin Attaway and Duncan Attaway both of Fouke AR; brother, Dale Attaway of Fouke, AR; 13 grandchildren; 25 great grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Services will be 4 p. m., Sunday, June 17, 2012 at East Memorial Chapel - Downtown with Rev. Frank McFerrin officiating. Burial will be in Concord Cemetery under the direction of East Funeral Home - Downtown.

Family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Saturday, June 15, 2012 at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made at Concord Cemetery Fund, Fouke, AR.

Online tributes may be made at


  • Funeral Service Sunday, June 17, 2012
  • Visitation Saturday, June 16, 2012

James Wallace "Nukom" Attaway

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Brent Mixon

June 17, 2012

I'm very sorry that you have lost such a wonderful part of your family! We love you all very much and keeping each one of you in our prayers. May God Bless and keep you all.

Amanda Payne

June 15, 2012

We at Dierksen would like to express our deepest condolences to you and your family in your time of sorrow.