Blanche Mae Wilson was born in Galveston, Texas on May 2, 1915. She was preceded in death by her parents and siblings.
Miss Wilson was a faithful member of St. Paul United Methodist Church in Galveston, Texas for over 70 years. She was a member of the United Methodist Women, served on St. Paul's Nominating Committee, the Pastor-Parish Relations Committee and was the Membership Chairperson Secretary for many years. She worked endlessly and faithfully to support her church.
Miss Wilson departed her earthly life on February 20, 2008. She leaves to cherish her memory her son, Morris Young and wife Betty of Houston, Texas; nieces; Delores Mays, Vivian Davis, Pearlie Woods; Janice Whitlock and husband, Jim; nephew, Ben Mays and wife Marva. Also, left with loving memories of the wonderful time they shared with her are Dorothy Simmons (like a daughter); her goddaughter, Brenda Atkins; many grandchildren, great-grandchildren; great-great-grandchildren and great-great-great grandchildren. Miss Wilson was an intelligent, loving, helpful person who did whatever she could to help St. Paul. She will be sorely missed by her church family; particularly, the members of the United Methodist Women, and special friends who called and talked with her on a daily basis. Numerous relatives and extended family members are also left with a treasury of loving memories of their loved one and dear friend.
Visitation will begin at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, February 28, 2008, at St. Paul United Methodist Church followed by a "Celebration of Life Service" at 11:00 a.m. Reverend Carolyn Robinson, Pastor, St. Paul United Methodist Church, will officiate.
Burial will follow at Memorial Cemetery in Galveston.
Flowers, cards, memorials and any other expressions of sympathy may be sent to Wynn Funeral Home, 602-32nd Street, Galveston, Texas, 409/621-1677.