McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK


January 23, 2014

Phyllis Wilson

McALESTER — Phyllis Wilson, 59, of Krebs, died Thursday,  Jan. 23, 2014, at her home.

The family the greet friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Bishop Chapel of Memories.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Bishop Chapel of Memories with the Rev. Clint Gray and the Rev. David Stanfield officiating. Burial will be at Memory Gardens Memorial Park Cemetery. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Bishop Funeral Service.

Born July 9, 1954, in McAlester, she was the daughter of Harvey and Doris (Williams) Gray. She attended McAlester High School where she met her future husband. She married Gene Wilson at Richville Baptist Church.

She worked as a homemaker while her children were young and then began working with her brother at Farmers Insurance. Later, she worked as a receptionist at the Oaks.

She enjoyed 4-wheeling with her husband and enjoyed her cats and working with children.

She was a faithful member of Faith Assembly of God Church in Arpelar and enjoyed her church activities.

Survivors include her husband, Gene Wilson, of the home; sons, Mark Wilson, of the home, and Jerry Wilson and wife, Jessica, of McAlester; brothers, Billy Gray and wife, Robin, of Owasso, and Jerry Lynn Gray and wife, Clara, of Tulsa; nieces and nephews, Hillary Gray, Christina Gray, Clint Gray, Wes Gray, Tommy Gray and Candy Hart; brothers-in-law, Eddy Parker and wife, Trisha, of McAlester, Larry Parker, of Kiowa, and David Parker and wife, Jessie, Blue Ridge, Texas; sister-in-law, Patsy McCormick, of Texas, and numerous other nieces and nephews, other family and friends.

Pallbearers will be Paul Hackler, Bruce Watkins, Glen Bennett, Pat Hackler, Ray Miller and Stephen Karther.

Honorary pallbearers will be Jackie Parker, Eddy Parker, Larry Parker and Steve Stanfield.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Harvey and Doris Gray, and brother, Roger H. Harvey.

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