Born 6-9-1942 -- Died 4-20-2007
Wanda Lou Rogers, 64, of Galena, Mo., was born June 9, 1942, in Thayer, Mo., the daughter of Fred and Velma Janes Combs and died April 20, 2007, in Cox Hospital South in Springfield, Mo.
She had been a resident of the area for the past nine years coming from Crosses, Ark. She had attended the Church of God in Springfield, Wanda loved taking care of her husband and family, telling stories and having everyone laugh. She liked to work with her flowers and clean her house.
Survivors include: her husband, Joy of the home; her mother, Velma Combs of Thayer, ?Mo.; three daughters, Tamara Sorrell and husband Randy of Galena, Terri Dodd and husband Ric of Bella Vista, Ark. and Tonya Patrick of Crosses, Mo.; two brothers, Eddie Combs and wife Tammy, and Jed Combs all of Myrtle, Mo.; three sisters, Kathy Clark and husband Dennis of Myrtle, Linda Whittenburg and husband Junior of West Plains, Mo., and Sandy Honeycutt and husband Ron of Myrtle; 10 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; numerous other relatives and many friends.
She was preceded in death by her father and sister, Sue Strain.
Funeral services were held on April 24 at the Westrip Funeral Home in Crane, Mo., and later in the day at Cotton Creek Church in Myrtle. Burial followed in the Cotton Creek Cemetery in Myrtle with arrangements under the direction of the Westrip Funeral Home of Crane, Mo.