Obituary – Wilson, Sybil Bernice (Ballard)

Class of 1925

Sybil Bernice (Ballard) Wilson

October 3, 1907 – February 29, 1996

Graveside rites were held at 2:30 p.m. Monday at Grace Hill cemetery for Sybil B. Wilson, 88, Del City, who died Thursday, Feb. 29, 1996.

Funeral was at 10 a.m. Monday at the Bill Eisenhour Southeast Chapel.

Mrs. Wilson was born at Seiling, OK, Oct. 3, 1907, to George Albert and Sarah E. (Hatfield) Ballard. She graduated from Perry high school in 1925.

On Jan. 6, 1936, she and Bruce James Wilson were married in Sebastian, Arkansas. He preceded her in death in 1971.

She had been employed by Lee Way Motor Freight and at the Stillwater and Oklahoma City tag agencies. She was a member of the Douglas Boulevard United Methodist church.

Survivors include two daughters, Jacquelyn Canning, Bullhead City, AZ, and Geraldine Tatum, Del City; five grandchildren, Douglas, David, Janice, Jay and Jill; and five great-grandchildren