DIGHTON - Wanda Jean Pinkston, 83, died on Oct. 17, 2020 in Sedgwick, KS. She was born on Oct. 17, 1937 at Morrilton, AR the daughter of John Francis and Jewel Dean (Newberry) Foshee. She married Marvin Gene Pinkston of Sept. 19, 1953 at San Francisco, CA. He died on March 5, 2020.
Wanda lived in San Francisco until her marriage and then began a life on the farm in Lane County. After retiring she and her husband moved into Dighton, KS., and later to Wichita, KS.
She is survived by two daughters, Sherrie Dennis of Eureka, KS. and Terri Kingsley of Sedgwick, KS. , son, Gary Pinkston of Mitchellville, IA, two half brother, Paul Foshee and Kenneth Foshee both of Atkins, AR; eight grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, sister, Francis James, and half brother, Sammie Foshee.
Funeral Service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the United Methodist Church in Dighton, KS. Burial will be in Dighton Memorial Cemetery. Friends may call from noon to 8 p.m. Friday at Boomhower Funeral Home in Dighton, KS. Memorial are suggested to United Methodist Church or Lane County Hospital in care of Boomhower Funeral Home. Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com
Posted online on October 21, 2020