Thelma Hazel Scharrer, 78, of Salem, Ark., daughter of the late Jack and Hazel Effie Mozingo Shay was born April 18, 1924, at St. Joseph, Mo. She departed this life Jan. 3, 2003, at Salem. She was united in marriage to Alex Wade and to this union three children were born. She was later married to Ashton Scharrer. She spent her working years as a wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and a homemaker.Survivors include two daughters -- Barbara Murphy of Hardy, and Patricia Lovelett of Ash Flat; 11 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and many other relatives and friends.She was preceded in death by her husband, Ashton Scharrer; her parents; one son Alex Lee Wade; and two brothers.Services were Jan. 8 at Campground Community Building in Ash Flat with Bro. Bruce Morris officiating. Interment was in the Campground Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of Barker Funeral Home of Salem.Pallbearers were Ashton Hester, Alex Hester, Israel Hester, Jody Hester, Michael Ruby, Richard Ruby, and Ira Gann Jr.