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Melrose Whitfield Wilson

Orange, Orange County, Texas, USA
Death 1 Nov 2012 (aged 75)
Lubbock, Lubbock County, Texas, USA
Burial Plainview, Hale County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 100126652 · View Source
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Melrose Wilson, 75, of Lubbock passed away on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012. She was born Nov. 26, 1936, in Orange, Texas, to Isaac Louis and Bertha Mary (Hill) Whitfield. She married Marshall Wilson on Aug. 15, 1954, in Hereford. She and her husband owned and operated Melrose's Nursery and Landscaping in Hereford. They moved to Lubbock in 1981, and she worked as plant supervisor for United Supermarkets. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Hereford. Melrose is survived by her husband, Marshall of Lubbock; two daughters, Kim Coke and husband Greg of Lubbock, and Kathy Lackey of Snyder and her precious poodle Katie; five grandchildren, Chris and John Lackey, and Tiffany, Chad and Jeff Coomer; five great-grandchildren; two brothers, Shelby Whitfield and wife Lora of New Jersey, and Lonnie Whitfield and wife Carol of Houston; a sister, Sandy Whitfield Wellman and husband James of Odgen, Utah; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Published in The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal on November 4, 2012

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  • Created by: Carolyn Mackey-Byrum
  • Added: 4 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100126652
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Melrose Whitfield Wilson (26 Nov 1936–1 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100126652, citing Plainview Memorial Park, Plainview, Hale County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Carolyn Mackey-Byrum (contributor 47126238) .