Wanda ‘Bonnie’ Sasseen, 88
A celebration of the life of Wanda “Bonnie” Sasseen, 88, of Gamaliel, Arkansas, will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 21, 2018, at the Gamaliel Fire Station in Gamaliel. Mrs. Sasseen died July 12, 2018, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Arkansas.
She was born Feb. 24, 1930, in Randalette, Oklahoma, the fourth of eight children born to Coy and Ethel Lane. The family returned to their home in Gamaliel shortly after she was born. On Aug. 31, 1950, in Mountain Home, she married Douglas Sasseen.
She is survived by four children: Bobby Sasseen and wife Myra of Caulfield, Trish Talley and husband Bill of Bakersfield, and Beth Pickle and husband Gary, and Susan Sasseen, all of Gamaliel; nine grandchildren: Shyla Simpson, Kashia Zumwalt, Chad Talley, Brooke Osterkamp, Alex Talley, Phillip Pickle, Geoffrey Pickle, Saige Webster and Delaney Smith; 14 great-grandchildren; one sister, June Scott and husband David Crawford; brother-in-law Bob Talburt; and a very special niece and nephew, Michelle and Roger Talburt.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, two brothers, four sisters and several very special in-laws.