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Wilma Burlison

Wilma Allene Burlison, age 93, died January 31, 2014.

She is survived by her husband of 70 years, Carlus Burlison; a son John C. Burlison of Lonoke; one grandchild, John C. Burlison, Jr and wife Michelle; two great-grandchildren, Summer and Grace and one sister Betty (Robert) Smith of England.

She is preceded in death by her parents J.T. and Gertha Simpson; two sons, Thomas and Royce; siblings, Lillian and Charles Smith and Wilburn and Cathryn Simpson.

Funeral Services were held at 2:00 p.m., Monday, February 3, at Palm Street Church of Christ. The family received friends from 2-4 p.m. Sunday, February 2, at Boyd Funeral Home, Lonoke. Memorials can be made to Southern Christian Home.


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