Funeral services for Mary Ellen Wilson of Galliway, Tenn., were at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, February 6, in the Oliver Funeral Home Chapel, with burial following in the Hebron Baptist Church Cemetery near Vaiden. Rev. Gene Camp officiated the services.
Visitation was Thursday, from 10:00 a.m. until service time, at Oliver Funeral Home.
Mrs. Wilson died of heart failure at her residence on Sunday, February 2. She was 89 years old.
Mrs. Wilson was born in Vaiden on January 17, 1925, to the late Marvin and Jimmie Gregg Ellingburg. She was a retired pharmaceutical sales representative for McKesson Robins and a member of Lindenwood Christian Church in Memphis.
She was preceded in death by a son, Ronnie Poe, three sisters, and one brother.
Survivors include her husband, Jim Wilson of Galliway, Tenn.; a son, Steve Poe of Eads, Tenn.; one sister, Marie Stewart of Eads, Tenn.; two grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
An online guestbook is available at www.ofhwinona.com.