Mozelle Sandlin was born September 23, 1931 in Southwest City, Missouri, the daughter of Dewey T. ‘Dood’ and Nora Martha (Wilson) Sharp.  She entered into rest on October 8, 2019 at Granby, following a short illness at the age of 88. Mozelle was a lifelong area resident and lived in the Neosho area since the age of ten.  She was a special education teacher for many years, having taught at East Newton for many years and retiring in 1989. She was a member of MSTA, she enjoyed doing genealogy, but her passion was teaching.  She was a member of the Neosho Church of the Nazarene. Mozelle married Theodore John ‘Ted’ Sandlin and he preceded her in death on Dec. 21, 2009. She is survived by four children, Sandy Mills and husband, John of Neosho; John Sandlin and wife, Marinda of Neosho; Tammy Berry and husband, Rick of Lee’s Summit, MO;  and Tim Sandlin and wife, Maria of Nauasota, Texas; three sisters, Lou Brown of Seneca, Connie Ferguson of Exeter and Jeanne Greer of Florida; ten grandchildren; six great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren. Funeral services will be held on Friday, October 11, 2019 at 2 pm at the Neosho Nazarene Church, James Keezer and Mike Aldrich will officiate.  Interment will be in the Neosho IOOF Cemetery. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 1:00 pm until service time Friday. Contributions in memory of Mozelle may be made to the Building Fund of the Neosho Church of the Nazarene, c/o Clark Funeral Home, PO Box 66; Neosho, MO 64850.

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