Merced Sun Star
Friday, Oct. 5, 1973, page 2
Ivers and Alcorn Funeral Home
WILSON: In Merced, October 3, 1973, Elvina Wilson, mother of Mrs. Glenn
(Genevieve) Gillette and Mrs. F.W. (Eleanor) Newell; grandmother of Mrs.
Beverly Christensen, Mrs. Donna Hall and A. Glen Gillette; great-grandmother
of Kari and Wayne Christensen, Lisa, Cecille and Mary Alice Gillette, and
Warner and Gwen Hall; great-great-grandmother of Patricia and Cara
Friends are invited to attend funeral services Saturday, October 6th at 2:00
p.m. in the Mission Chapel of Ivers and Alcorn. Rev. Harold Blakley of the Le
Grand Methodist Church will officiate. Private interment will be in the
LE GRAND - Funeral services will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. in the Mission
Chapel of Ivers and Alcorn for Mrs. Elvina Wilson, 97, a life-long Le Grand
resident who died Wednesday in a local convalescent hospital.
A native of Plainsburg, Mrs. Wilson was a member of Le Grand Historical
Society and Le Grand Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her
husband, Thomas D. Wilson, in January, 1950.
Rev. Harold Blakley of Le Grand Methodist Church will conduct services with
burial in Plainsburg Cemetery. She is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Glen
Gillette of Le Grand and Mrs. W. F. Newell of Fairfield, three grandchildren,
seven great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren.