Loretta G. Inman, 87 of Carlisle, passed away October 20, 2018 at Springhill Baptist Medical Center. Loretta grew up in Detroit, Michigan where she was the state champion speed roller skater. She moved to Waldo, Arkansas when she was 16 and graduated from Waldo High School. After graduation, she attended college at Henderson State Teacher’s College (now, Henderson State University) in Arkadelphia where she met her husband, Dr. Robert L. Inman. While at Henderson State, she was an ROTC sponsor and a runner-up in the Miss Arkansas Pageant. Loretta was a retired school teacher and her husband’s “right hand” at their family practice, Inman Dental Clinic.
Loretta was preceded in death by her husband, Dr. Robert Inman.
She is survived by her three sons, Robert Inman, Jr., Dr. Tommy Inman and wife, Cindy, and Dr. David Inman and wife, Ashley all of Carlisle; her daughter, Kathy McLaughlin and husband, Bob of Plano, Texas; four grandchildren, Julie (Stephen) Young, Jana (George) Cress, Tommy Inman, Jr. and Bobby McLaughlin and two great-grandchildren, Caden and Corbin Young.
There will be a graveside service at 10:00 A.M., Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at the Carlisle Cemetery.
The family would like to extend a special thanks to the staff at Springhill Baptist for the wonderful care given to their mother.