Betty Jean Wilson, 88, self-employed all her life
Betty Jean Wilson, 88, of North Vernon died at 10:05 a.m. Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at Jennings Health Care.
Private graveside services will be held. Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Services was entrusted with the arrangements.
Ms. Wilson was a self-employed babysitter, cared for the elderly and cleaned houses. She was a 1944 graduate of Vernon High School and a member of Vernon Baptist Church. She enjoyed attending church and flowers.
Born on March 1, 1926 in Ft. Benning, Georgia, Mrs. Wilson was the daughter of Perry and Ethel Hunt Bennett.
Survivors include sons, Dan (Linda) Wilson of Stanford, Kentucky and Dennis (Vickie) Wilson of North Vernon; daughter, Darlene Wilson of North Vernon; three grandchildren, Sydney Wilson of Kentucky, Blake Field of New Albany, and Jamie (Nate) Hall of Raleigh, North Carolina; a step-grandchild, Carrie (Andy) Lloyd of Raleigh, North Carolina; and a great-grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Josephine Lane.
Memorials may be made through the funeral home to St. Jude's Children's Hospital in honor of Ms. Wilson.