Mary Elizabeth Wilson
Mary Elizabeth Wilson, 89, of Newbern died Jan. 7, 2008, at her home.
Services will be Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home’s chapel in Newbern. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery in Newbern.
She was born Oct. 8, 1918, in Dyer County, daughter of the late Ernest B. Walton and Maude (Frazier) Walton.
The widow of Wesley “Dag” Wilson, she was a retired inspector for Trimble Manufacturing.
Survivors include three daughters, Betty Beard and Joyce Cole, both of Dyersburg, and Wanda Thrasher of Newbern; two sons, Eddie Ray Wilson of Trimble and Marvin Wilson of Newbern; two grandchildren, Ross Maldonado of Dyersburg and Sammy Cole of Newbern; five great-grandchildren, Ashton Maldonado, Taylor Maldonado, Kaylee Maldonado, Josh Cole and Amber Smith, all of Dyersburg; a great-great-grandson, Aden Cole of Dyersburg; and two sisters, Rebecca Butler of Buena Vista and Sue Williams of Newbern.
She was also preceded in death by a son, Bobby Wilson.
Published in The Messenger 1.8.08