Posted: Wed 1:26 PM, Mar 27, 2013
Funeral Home: J.C. Kirby & Son Lovers Lane Chapel
Rosalee Wilson, age 91, of Lucas, entered into rest Monday, March 25, 2013, at NHC Healthcare in Glasgow.
She was born in Mounds, Ill., and lived out most of her life in Granite City, Ill., before moving to Bowling Green in 1991. She was the daughter of the late Christopher Columbus and Lucy Cline Burnett. She was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Forest Wilson, and brother, Cordas Burnett.
Rosalee is survived by her daughter, Sheri Woodward (Ethen) of Lucas; son, Forest Lee Wilson; daughter-in-law, Vicki Wilson of North Pole, Alaska; six grandchildren, Tina Marie Glosick Hutchison, Christi Sipes, Crystal Bennett, John Joseph Roy Glosick, Kris Allen Wilson and Kory James Wilson; 13 great-grandchildren, Wilson, Jameson and Elisha Hutchison, Greer and Whitt Glosick, Clint and Bryan Sipes, Mindy Woodford, Ethen Woodward, Calista Davis, Devyn, Aidan and Haley Wilson; and three great-great-grandchildren, Jeremy Hutchison, Bradley Evans and Madi Jo Sipes.
She owned ABC License Service in Granite City, Ill. She loved to travel, was very family-oriented and loved her grandchildren. She was independent, diligent, dependable, hardworking and had a servant’s heart. She was a very devoted wife and mother.
Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, March 28, 2013, at 2 p.m. at J.C. Kirby & Son Lovers Lane Chapel, with burial to follow in Fairview Cemetery. Visitation will begin Wednesday from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. and Thursday from noon until 2 p.m. at the funeral home.
Arrangements are entrusted to J. C. Kirby & Son Lovers Lane Chapel.