Joseph Ivan Cline

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Joseph Ivan Cline, 57, of Seligman, passed away on Thursday, May 26, 2016, at his home. He was born Dec. 12, 1958, son of Ivan J. and Flora Frances (Luna) Cline, in Dallas, Texas, and served in the U.S. Army. On March 13, 2012, he was united in marriage to Rachel Diane Risinger, in Eureka Springs, Ark.; she survives.

He was a very proud member of the Ote-Missouria Tribe and worked for the tribe for a number of years before moving to Seligman and working with his brother Steve Cline, in Steve's concrete company.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by one daughter, Michelle Cline, of Red Rock, Okla.; two granddaughters, both of Red Rock, Okla.; eight brothers, Steve Cline of Seligman, George Cline of South Dakota, Jimmy Dale Cline of Oklahoma, Ricky Lee Cline of Missouri, David Cline of Thailand, and Ronald, Charles and Mike Sweezy all of Oklahoma; and four sisters, Ellen Whitebird, of Arizona, Addie Jo Tohee and Donna Rush, both of Oklahoma, and Charlotte Magnus of Texas. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by twins Paul and Paulette Cline, and one sister, Gloria Jean Shumake and a set of twin brothers who died in infancy.

Graveside services will be held today (Wednesday) at 10 a.m. at the Scott Cemetery, in Pea Ridge, Ark., with Pastor Joe Pride officiating.

Services were under the direction of White Funeral Home, Cassville.