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Obituary: Cynthia Westfall Fornero


Cynthia Westfall Fornero, age 69, of Texarkana, Ark., passed away on Friday, July 21, 2023, in Texarkana, Texas. She was born Feb. 25, 1954, in Nashville, Ark., the daughter of the late Dale and Jo Martin Westfall.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Jerry Fornero.

Mrs. Fornero lived her life for her children and grandchildren, she loved taking care of them, her enjoyment was family. She enjoyed cooking and feeding people, everyone loved her famous potato salad.  Cindy would take anyone that needed help. She changed numerous lives including the foster children that she cared for, with her loving heart and made lasting impressions on people.

Survivors include: her children, Heather Figwood and husband Robert of Deridder, La.; one son, Nick Fornero and wife Tracy of Texarkana, Ark.; one brother, Phillip Westfall of Bedford, Texas; grandchildren Jordan Fornero, Daylan Ward, Axl Fornero, Vince Figwood, Cole Wahrenbrock, and Taylor Wahrenbrock; six great-grandchildren Koda, Elaina, and Josiah Fornero, Braylan, Rylan, and Kyleigh Ward; special friends Jacque Smith, Boots and Rose Thomas, and Mary Lou Clements.

Visitation will be 8-9:30 a.m., Tuesday, July 25, at Latimer Funeral Home in Nashville.

Graveside services will be 10 a.m., Tuesday, July 25, at County Line Cemetery, under the direction of Latimer Funeral Home in Nashville.

You may send an online sympathy message at www.latimerfuneralhome.com.

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