Private graveside services for Kathryn Wilson Tarrance, 85, of Longview will be Saturday, April 14, 2018, at Center Cemetery in Harleton. She will lie in state from 4:00-6:00 p.m. Friday, April 13, 2018, in the Library of Welch Funeral Home. Mrs. Tarrance passed away Sunday, April 8th, 2018, in a Longview hospital.
Mrs. Tarrance was born on July 18, 1932, and raised in Bear Bottom, to Hugh Aubrey Sr. and Emma Lee Ross Ragon. She was a telegraph operator. Mrs. Tarrance was preceded in death by her parents, siblings, H. A. Ragon, Jr. and Minnie Kilman; husbands, Wendall J. Wilson, Sr. and Roy Tarrance.
Those left to cherish Mrs. Tarrance's memories are one child, Joey Wilson and wife, Carol Wilson of Longview; grandson, Landon J. Wilson and wife, Lindsay S. Wilson; great-grandchildren, Hadleigh Wilson and Carson Wilson; granddaughter, Chelsea R. Wilson and fiance, Dustin W. Arnold; great-grandchildren, Ayce Wilson and Charli Pearson, close friend and cousin, Nell Echols;
In lieu of customary remembrances, the family requests with gratitude that memorials be made to the Alzheimer's Association.