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Faye R. Wilson, 88, Russell Springs, KY (1931-2019)

Faye R. Wilson of Russell Springs, died Thursday, June 20, 2019 at the Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital in Somerset. She was 88 years old.

The funeral service for Faye Wilson will be 1pmCT on Monday, June 24, 2019, at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 N. Main St., Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Billy Silverman officiating. Interment will follow in the Mt. Calvary Cemetery.

Visitation is requested from 5pmCT until 8pmCT on Sunday and after 8amCT on Monday until the funeral time at 1pmCT.

She was born April 3, 1931, in Russell County to the late Alpha Edna Hammond Roy.

She was a homemaker and a member of Mt. Calvary Baptist Church.

In additon to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Joe Wilson; 2 sisters, Vada Powell, Madeline Robertson; 2 brothers, Kenneth & Kendall Roy.

Survivors include:
  • Three children: Patricia (Barry) McQueary, Independence, Ky, Sherry (Wayne) Barker, Russell Springs, and Barry Rowe Wilson, Russell Springs
  • Seven grandchildren: Kelly Ferguson, Shane McQueary, Monica Milby, Jessica Conover, Ashley Curry, Kimberly Dick, and Tamara Harris
  • Nine great grandchildren
  • Two brothers: Dennis Roy, Columbia, Ky, Darrell Roy, Russell Springs
  • Three sisters: Mavis Cooper, Russell Springs, Bonnie Robertson, Russell Springs, and Gayle Tincher, Columbia
Active Pallbearers: Paul Dick, Daniel Hams, Jon Ferguson, Shane McQueary, Tyler Ferguson, Garydale Curry, Jeff Ashby, and Adam Curry.

Honorary Pallbearers: Darren Roy, David Roy

Bernard Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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