JONESBORO – Jacquelyn Craft Sauser, 91, of Jonesboro passed from this life Monday, April 4, 2022, at NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital.
She was born Sept. 28, 1930, in Bono to the late Jack Craft and Vetrel Craft.
Jacquelyn had lived in the Bono area most of her life and was a devoted member of Bono Church of Christ where she taught classes for the ladies of the church and the children.
She was also very devoted to her family.
Jacquelyn was an avid bowler, having bowled for 50 years. She also enjoyed going to Lake Norfork, traveling, especially with Jonesboro Travel, and watching the St. Louis Cardinals.
In addition to her parents, Jacquelyn was preceded in death by brothers, Jerry Craft and Kenny Royce Craft, as well as a grandson, Benjamin Wilson.
She is survived by her husband Walter R. Sauser of the home. They would have been married 72 years on May 4; son, Tony (Judy) Sauser of Bono; daughter, Jennifer (Lester) Wilson of Jonesboro; sisters, Evalyn Tolbert of Jonesboro and Susie (Joe) Turney of Jonesboro; grandchildren, Courtney (Brian) French, Dr. Cody (Sarah) Sauser, Samantha Wilson and Drs. Rachel Sauser (Andrew) Duck, as well as great-grandchildren, Wilson French, Jack French, Lacey French, Charlee Wilson, Jacob Sauser, Levi Sauser and Katie Belle Sauser.
A visitation will be from 5 to 7 this evening, April 6, at Emerson Funeral Home. A family graveside service will be held Thursday in Trinity Cemetery with Richard Akins officiating.
Those honored to serve as pallbearers will include Dr. Cody Sauser, Jacob Sauser, Levi Sauser, Brian French, Wil French and Jack French.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you consider making donations to the Bono Church of Christ Food Pantry, Bono Church of Christ Backpack Program or the Brent Gibson Memorial Fund, 3821 Craighead 333, Jonesboro 72401.
Online registry: www. emersonfuneralhome.com
Published by Jonesboro Sun on Apr. 6, 2022.