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Frances Elveree Wilson

Frances Elveree Wilson

Frances Elveree Wilson, 90, of Lancaster, passed away at her home on Danville Street, Sunday, March 15, 2015.  Born August 19, 1924, in Madison County, she was a daughter of the late William A. & Eula Brown Cotton.  She was a member of the Lancaster Methodist Church, enjoyed crocheting, reading & golfing.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Gilbert M.Wilson, a sister; Catherine Craft & five brothers; Charlie, Robert, John, Handy, & Acey Cotton.

Survivors include  two sons; Gilbert Donald Wilson of Orlando, Florida, David Wilson of Lancaster, a daughter; Dr. Diane Wilson of Lexington, a grand-child; Logan Scott Wilson and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be Thursday, March 19, 2015 at 1:00 PM Graveside at Lancaster Cemetery with Rev. Bob Coppings Officiating. In lieu of flowers contributions may go to Hospice of the Bluegrass.

Friends and family may leave special memories and condolences on her tribute page at Ramsey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


6 Condolences

  • Ricky Sparks Posted March 16, 2015 6:50 pm

    My deepest sympathy to the Wilson family, Mrs Wilson was very nice lady. David & I were good friend’s in school.

  • Rick, Madeline, & Zachary Day from Virginia Beach, Virginia Posted March 17, 2015 12:46 am

    Coming to Aunt Rea’s house always meant a loving welcome and never left hungry! We will miss you but we are better for having you in our lives and fond memories will linger always.


    Rickie, Madeline, and Zachary Day

  • Kay Wilson Posted March 17, 2015 3:51 pm

    I remember ‘with pleasure’ … visits to Rea’s house with first husband, Edwin Wilson, … and … second husband, Wm. A (Bill ) Wilson . I am grateful to have had the privilege of experiencing her ‘warm hospitality’ … over MANY years … of occasional ‘contact’ !! My sincere sympathy to you, Don, Diane, and David … and to Ruth McElveen, … who also ‘loved Rea dearly’ !!! Kay C. Wilson, … ( again ) Wilson … Todd, N.C.

  • Jack C. Bailey II , Louisville Ky Posted March 18, 2015 2:34 pm

    On behalf of the Betsy Ballard Bailey family please receive our heart felt sympathy in the passing of your loved one . Our thoughts of support are with you .

  • Pam Newton Ruda Posted March 18, 2015 2:48 pm

    Diane, I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your mother. I always loved walking home from grade school with you and you would invite me in for Jello Chocolate Instant Pudding! Your mom was always gracious to me when we popped in!! You are in my thoughts and prayers.

  • Maude Ann Howard – Barrett Posted March 18, 2015 5:36 pm

    She was truly a lady. She was one of the nicest persons I ever knew . She will be truly missed. She loved Logan so much. She always looked forward to him spending the summers with her when he was small. You all are in my thoughts and prayers.

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