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Dorothy Wilson

Wednesday, December 5, 2007

EAST PRAIRIE - Dorothy Jean Wilson, 64, died at 10:15 a.m., Dec. 3, 2007, at her home.

Born July 11, 1943, in Wyatt, to the late Edward Lee and Lorene White Jones, she had lived most of her life in Mississippi County and was a member of the First Baptist Church of East Prairie.

On Aug. 10, 1968, in Independence, she married Gary Wilson, who survives of the home.

Other survivors include: two sons and daughters-in-law, James R. and Tammy Barber of East Prairie and Shawn A. and Angela Wilson of Matthews; one brother, Hubert Lee Jones of Wyatt; three sisters, Brenda Wilson of East Prairie, Marilyn Boin of Independence and Susie Jones of Paducah, Ky.; and six grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

One brother, Joseph Edward "Pete" Jones; and one sister, Mina Mefford preceded her in death.

Visitation is at 6 p.m. today at the Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie, where services will be conducted at noon Thursday with George White officiating.

Burial will follow in the IOOF Cemetery near Charleston.

Pallbearers will be: Brendon Wilson, David Wilson, Nicholas Barber, Jeff Mefford, Tommy Jones and Chris Adams.