Wanda Lucille Gardner, 75, of Horseshoe Bend died Oct. 13, 2002, at Salem.
Born May 25, 1927, at Blanchard, Okla., she was the daughter of James Lenuel and Nola Mae Langston Potter. She married Kenneth R. Gardner Dec. 7, 1946, in San Francisco. She spent her working years as a wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and a traffic controller for Pacific Telephone Company from 1958, until her retirement in 1989. She was of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include a daughter, Drenda Lee Sutton and her husband, Edward, of Salem; seven grandchildren -- Robert Morton, DiAnna Shehan, Justin Gardner, Zachary Gardner, Joshua Gardner, Shannon Gardner and Joseph Gardner; and three great-grandchildren -- Bryanna Morton, Brock Morton and Zachary Shehan.
She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; a son, John Clayton Gardner; a brother; and six sisters.
The body was cremated.
Arrangements were under the direction of Barker Funeral Home.