Wanda Lee Sullins Hansen

Monday, November 14, 2011

TRUMANN - Mrs. Wanda Lee Sullins Hansen, 83, of Trumann, passed away Nov. 1, 2011, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro.

She was born on Nov. 10, 1927, to Edgar and Edith Durham Sullins of Trumann. She grew up in Trumann and graduated from Trumann High School in 1945. Wanda Lee was a retired employee of City Water and Light in Jonesboro and a faithful member of the First Baptist Church in Trumann. She was also an avid animal lover and was rarely without at least one pet in her home. After retirement, Wanda Lee traveled extensively in the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Amos (Abe) Hansen, and an infant son.

Survivors include her church family, as well as Ernest and Betty Miles of Jonesboro, Richard and Phyllis Neeley of Jonesboro, Patrick and Nancy Bailey of Memphis, Allison Neeley and Kirby Conrad of Bono, Erin Neeley of Marion and a host of friends and neighbors.

Funeral service was Friday afternoon, Nov. 4, at 1:30 p.m. in the chapel of Thompson Funeral Home in Trumann with Dr. Tad Rogers officiating. Burial was private in Jonesboro Memorial Park Cemetery in Jonesboro, Ark., under the direction of Thompson Funeral Home in Trumann.

Visitation was Friday from 12 noon until 1:30 p.m. at Thompson Funeral Home in Trumann, Ark.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests you consider a donation be made to any of the following: The Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House at 1138 East Matthews Ave. in Jonesboro, the First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 575 in Trumann, or the Humane Society of Northeast Arkansas at 6011 East Highland Drive in Jonesboro.

An online register book can be signed at www.thompsonfuneralhome.net.