Reba Wilson

Tuesday, April 25, 2006

MARBLE HILL, Mo. -- Reba L. Masters Wilson, 84, of Marble Hill died Sunday, April 23, 2006, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.

She was born Jan. 29, 1922, in McDougal, Ark., daughter of Joseph L. and Iva Neely Cooper. She and Lloyd Masters were married July 28, 1939. He died April 21, 1964. She and Elmo Wilson were married in 1978.

Wilson retired as a machine operator for an envelope company in California. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Marble Hill.

Survivors include her husband of Wilmington, Calif.; two sons, Darrell and Rick Masters of Marble Hill; two sisters, Mildred Cobb of St. Louis, Rachael Kneezle of Carson, Calif.; 11 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two sons, two brothers, a sister and a great-great-granddaughter.

Friends may call at Liley Funeral Home in Marble Hill from 5 to 8 p.m. today.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Fred Ritter officiating. Burial will be in Baker Cemetery at Marble Hill.