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Wilma L. Milburn of Stonefort

 
updated: 3/29/2021 10:59 AM

Wilma L. Milburn, age 90 and a resident of Stonefort, passed away at 8:55 p.m. Wednesday, March 24, 2021 at Harrisburg Medical Center.

She was born on May 28, 1930 in Saline County to the late James Minard Talley and Eva Mae (Stucker) Talley.

Wilma married Roy Eugene "Gene" Milburn on Nov. 23, 1946 and he preceded her in death on June 1, 2005.

She is survived by daughters, Nancy Smothers of Stonefort, Debbie (Richard) Edmondson of Creal Springs, and Marianne Randolph of Stonefort; sons, Jim (Debbie) Milburn of Stonefort and Ron (Nancy) Milburn of New Minden; 11 grandchildren; and 25 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; great-great-grandson, Mason David Carter; and sisters, Irene Miller Gowdy and Lucille Williams.

Private graveside services will precede burial at the Little Saline Cemetery in Stonefort.

The Rev. Keith Bunfill will officiate the service.

In lieu of flowers, the preferred choice of remembrance would be memorials in her memory to the Little Saline Cemetery.

Arrangements are entrusted to Absher-Nicholson Funeral Home in Carrier Mills.