The Orange Leader
Gladys Marie Wilson, 81, of Hartburg passed away on Saturday, October 6, 2012 at Baptist Hospital in Beaumont.
She was a native of Olive Branch, Louisiana; born on October 6, 1931 to parents Mary Elizabeth (Gayle) and Ernest Dewitt Brian. She had lived in the Hartburg area since 1985 and prior she had lived in Groves. She was of the Baptist faith and was a member of First Baptist Church of Deweyville. Gladys was a loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother and friend; who enjoyed spending time with her family and she will be missed dearly.
She was preceded is death by her parents, Ernest and Mary Brian; brother, David Elwood Brian.
She is survived by her husband of 62 years, JP Wilson of Hartburg; daughters, Paulette Totino and husband, Darrell of Hartburg, Jeanette Bickham and husband, Steven of Hartburg; sister, Allie Mae Edwards and husband, Johnnie of Woodville; brothers, Stanley “Pete” Brian and Robert “Bob’ Brian both of Slaughter, LA; sister in law, Kathy Brian of Slaughter; grandchildren, Angie Langley and husband, Ricky of Huntsville, Shane Totino and wife, Wendy, Alex Bickham all of Hartburg; great grandchildren, Lane and Emilee Totino and Holden Langley. She is also survived by her extended family, Susan Ruff and her extra grandchild, Susan Elaine Kennedy.
A visitation will be held on Tuesday, October 9, 2012 from 5 pm until 9 pm at First Baptist Church of Deweyville, TX. A Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 10 am at the church, with Rev Damon Bickham officiating. Funeral arrangements conducted under the direction of Dorman Funeral Home.
A visitation will be held on Wednesday, October 10, 2012 from 5 pm until 8 pm at Charlet Funeral Home in Clinton, LA. A Graveside Service will be held on Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 10 am at Patterson Cemetery (the family old place cemetery) in Slaughter, LA. Services will be held under the direction of Charlet Funeral Home.
Serving as pallbearers are Ricky Langley, Shane Totino, Alex Bickham, Scott Estes and Dalton Estes. Honorary pallbearers are the Old Fogey’s Sunday School Class.