The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

October 9, 2012

Mary Kathryn Wilson

Published 10-10-12


Enid News and Eagle

ENID, Okla. — Graveside service for Mary Kathryn Wilson will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012, at Fairview Cemetery with Clayton Wallace officiating. Arrangements are by Lanman Funeral Home, Inc. of Helena. Viewing will be 3-6 p.m. Tuesday and 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday with the family present 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home in Helena.

Memories may be shared with the family at www.lan manmemorials.com.

 Mary was born Aug. 14, 1931, near Ringwood, the daughter of Arthur Macon Watkins and Nellie Hazel Carter Watkins, and passed from this life on Oct. 7, 2012, in Cleo Springs. Mary and Norman Dean Wilson were married Oct. 24, 1979, in Fairview. She was the Fairview tag agent for 44 years. Family was important to Mary, and she loved to travel. She had been to Branson several times to attend shows there. Mary was a member of the Followers of Christ Church.

 Mary was preceded in death by her first husband, Roy Lee Shaffer; her parents; five brothers, Arthur “Bus” Jr., Everett, Bill, Jack and Kenneth Watkins; four sisters, Mildred Morris, Margaret Johnson, Dorothy Beckner, Bonnie Henry; one grandson and son-in-law, Dennis Ewbank.

She is survived by her husband, Norman “Dean” Wilson of Cleo Springs; four children, Wilinda Harmon and husband Greg of Fairview, LeAnne Sciarrillo and husband Al of Huntington Beach, Calif., Rob Wilson and wife, Karen of Fort Worth, Texas, and Kim White and husband Bryan of Vici; one sister, Betty Lou Henn of Oklahoma City; eight grandchildren, Eric Schmidt, Brendan Schmidt, Cale Harmon, Chase Reames, Chloe Ewbank, Cody Wilson, Cory Wilson, Aspen Cook; and one great-grandchild, Devon Wilson.

Memorials may be made to Fairview Fire Fighters Association through the funeral home.

(Submitted by family)