Mary Ann Saddler age 87 of Springdale, Arkansas formerly of Wickes passed away Sunday, October 27, 2019 in Springdale.

Mary Ann was born on January 14, 1932 in Wickes, Arkansas to the late Thaddeus Osceola Tunnel and the late Mary Bell Tunnell. She worked as a school secretary for and was a business owner in Wickes for many years. Mary Ann loved to visit with people and enjoyed animals. She was a loving mother, grandmother, aunt and friend. She will be dearly missed by all.

She is survived by sons: Rendell Saddler and wife Pamela of Texarkana, Arkansas and Reginald Saddler and wife Linda Sue of Wickes, Arkansas

Daughter: Linda Center and husband Dr. Thomas W. Center of Springdale, Arkansas

Grandchildren: Miranda Seale, Rodney Saddler, Richard Saddler, John David Couch, Christin Lawhon, and Steven A. Walters

Several great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her parents Thaddeus and Mary Saddler, her husband Rudolph Saddler and a son Rodger Saddler.

Funeral service will be Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at Daniel Chapel at 2:00 p.m. with Reverend Terry Chapman officiating. Interment will follow in the Daniel Cemetery in Wickes, Arkansas under the direction of the Beasley-Wood Funeral Home of Mena.

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10-29-19 10:18 a.m. KAWX.ORG 

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