Sandy Robson, 81, of Van Buren passed away Wednesday, July 12, 2017. She was born Dec. 6, 1935, in Alma to the late Macon and Verna Mae Cawthon. She was a retired accountant for the Arkansas National Guard. She was a member of Bethlehem Freewill Baptist Church in Van Buren and loved the Arkansas Razorbacks and the St. Louis Cardinals. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Blake Ray, and a brother, Daylon Cawthon.

She is survived by a son, Gary Ray of Alma; a sister, Freeda Anderson of Alma; a sister-in-law, Chris Cawthon of Alma; two grandchildren, Danny Ray and Blake Ray Jr.; and five great-grandchildren.

Memorial service was July 17 at Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home Chapel, with cremation under the direction of Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home of Van Buren.

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