Mary Ann Sanchez, 68, of Payson, died Nov. 9, 2006. She was born Aug. 14, 1938 in Florence to Antonio and Juana (Garcia) Clark and was a lifetime resident of Arizona.
Survivors include her husband of 36 years, Timmie Sanchez; son, Joe David Sanchez of Coolidge; stepsons Jerry Sanchez of Las Vegas, Nev. and Ross Sanchez of Phoenix; brother, Jerry Clark of Beaumont, Calif; sisters, Carmen Ortiz and Estella Ortiz, both of Coolidge, and Joan Smith of Arkansas; 13 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Juana G. Clark; and stepdaughter, Rosalie Balleos.
Visitation was Nov. 13 with rosary read at Simes Mortuaries in Coolidge. The funeral service was Nov. 14 at St. James Catholic Church in Coolidge, with burial at Valley Memorial Park Cemetery.