____________________________________________________________________________ Mrs. J.C. Wilson Died Sunday Pioneer Delight Resident Had Been In Ill Health For Several Months. Mrs. J.C. Wilson, age 85, died at her home here (Delight) Sunday morning (December 8, 1935) after an illness extending over a period of several months. She had been confined to her bed for three months prior to her death. Mrs. Wilson had been a resident of this community all of her life and was well known to the people of this place. Besides a host of other relatives and friends, she leaves four children, Mrs. W.R. Doss and J.B. Wilson of this place; Roxy Mayben of Hot Springs and Mrs. Tempest Nelson of Kansas City, Mo. She is also survived by 10 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and one great, great, grandchild. Funeral services were held here Monday, with Eld. J.A. Copeland of this place in charge. Burial was in the local cemetery. ____________________________________________________________________________ Pike County Tribune, Volume 14, Number 44, December 13, 1935, page 1, column 4. ____________________________________________________________________________ HTML file and design by David Kelley, 1997. All rights reserved.