Dosha Wilson

Wednesday, November 13, 2002

PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- Dosha I. Wilson, 96, of Ironton, Mo., formerly of Perryville, died Sunday, Nov. 10, 2002, at the Baptist Home in Ironton.

She was born July 27, 1906, at Mine LaMotte, Mo., daughter of Frank Newberry and Norah Belle Kennon Hand. She and Edward Wilson were married Aug. 30, 1934. He died Dec. 30, 1969.

Wilson retired as an inspector at International Shoe Co. She was a charter member of First Baptist Church in Perryville and Royal Neighbors.

Survivors include a daughter, Christine Dole of Meredith, N.H.; a brother, George Hand of Panama City, Fla.; and a sister, Ada Friedrich of St. Louis.

She was preceded in death by four sisters.

Friends may call at Young and Sons Funeral Home after 11 a.m. Saturday.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. The Rev. Tommy Harper will officiate. Burial will be in Home Cemetery.