Mrs. Minnie Vasser, age 78, of Stockbridge, died Sunday, Dec. 14, 2003.

Mrs. Vasser was a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church and was preceded in death by her husband, William Frank Vasser Sr., and daughter, Betty Ann Johnson. She was retired from J.C. Penney.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 17 from the chapel of Cannon-Cleveland Funeral Directors, with the Rev. Johnny Newell officiating. Interment will follow in Bethel Baptist Cemetery in Jonesboro.

Survivors include her daughter, Charlotte Falls of Stockbridge; sons, William (Bill) Vasser Jr. of Jonesboro, Gene Vasser of Sardis, Ala., Russell Vasser of Muldrow, Okla., Lamar Vasser of Geraldine, Ala., Marty Joe Vasser, Steve Vasser and Jerry Vasser of Locust Grove, and Ted Vasser of Toccoa, Ga.; 18 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home today from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m.

Those who wish may sign the online guest registry at .

Cannon-Cleveland Funeral Directors, McDonough is in charge of arrangements. (770) 914-1414.