Irene Fern Wilson

Irene Fern Wilson, age 82, a resident of Cowgill, MO, passed away on Friday, Sept. 27, 2019, at Liberty Hospital in Liberty.

Irene was born the daughter of Lloyd and Ilah (Shaddy) Hudson on Nov. 28, 1936, in Grove Springs. Irene was a 1955 graduate of Hartville High School. On Mar. 1, 1957, she was united in marriage to Lonnie “Gene” Wilson in Kansas City. He preceded her in death on June 22, 2012. Irene was a member of the Braymer Church of Christ.

Survivors include two daughters Debra Pope of Hardin and Carla Murray of Braymer; one son, Tim Wilson of Cowgill; nine grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren; two sisters, Ilene Shaver of Hartville and Carlene Brandstetter of Marshfield; and several nieces and nephews.

Irene was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Gene; two sons, Danny Ray Wilson and Russel Lloyd Wilson; and her brother, Darrell Hudson.

Funeral services will be held at the Lindley Pitts Funeral Home in Braymer on Tuesday, Oct. 1, at 2:00 p.m. There is no scheduled family visitation. Friends may call at the Lindley Pitts Funeral Home in Braymer on Monday, Sept. 30, from noon until 6:00 p.m. Burial will be held at Cowgill Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Braymer Church of Christ, and may be left at or mailed to Lindley Funeral Home, P.O. Box 47, Chillicothe, MO 64601. Online condolences may be left at

Arrangements are under the direction of Lindley Pitts Funeral Home in Braymer.

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