Betty Sue Wallen, 72, of Marion, Ark., died Monday, July 24, 2006, at her residence.
Born Oct. 15, 1933, in Braggadocio, Mo., daughter of the late Arvle and Juanita Leath Newbourn, she was a bookkeeper and of the Methodist faith. She was a member of the Industrial Business Girls Association and the Red Hat Society in Marion.
On March 27, 1948, in Piggott, Ark., she married Walter F. Wallen, who preceded her in death on Nov. 13, 2003. She was also preceded in death by one son, Charles A. Wallen; one brother and one sister.
Survivors include two daughters, Ann Wheeler and husband, Thomas, of Marion and Terry Roesner and husband, Ernie, of Swartz Creek, Mich.; one sister, Jo Ann Morgan, of Caruthersville, Mo.; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
There will be a memorial service at a later date.
H.S. Smith Funeral Home of Caruthersville is in charge of arrangements.