Winnie Fay Wilson

Monday, June 30, 2014

Winnie Fay Wilson, 90, of Paragould, former longtime Leachville resident, died Monday, June 23, 2014, at Arkansas Methodist Hospital in Paragould. Born April 21, 1924, near Arbyrd, Mo., she was the daughter of the late William Robert and Ruth Allison Aaron and had lived most of her life in Leachville. She was retired from the former Advance Printing Company in Leachville and was a member of the First Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by one son, Don Wilson; one daughter, Betty Jo Grimes; three brothers and four sisters.

Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Ruth Ann and David Prater of Paragould; one grandson, Kevin Ray Fisher, and his wife, Jenny, of Memphis; two great-granddaughters, Paige Fisher and Kayla Martin; one brother, Berneal Aaron of Maurapas, La.; one sister, Wanda Lee Couch of Mansfield, Texas.

Graveside funeral services were 11 a.m. Thursday at the Leachville Cemetery with Rev. Mark Wheeler officiating. Burial followed under the direction of Howard Funeral Service of Leachville. The family received visitors prior to the service from 9:30-10:30 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

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