Wendell Thomasson, 87, of Dittmer died Aug. 9, 2022, in Dittmer. Mr. Thomasson was an over-the-road truck driver and delivered cross country for the beverage and construction industries. He was a skilled mechanic and welder. He was a member of the National Guard and the High Ridge Elks. He enjoyed the outdoors and camping and fishing. He also liked attending bluegrass festivals, traveling with his wife in their RV and spending time with family and friends. Born April 29, 1935, in Livia, Ky., he was the son of the late Alva Northern and Ida (Thomasson) Boone.