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Mary Dean Wilson, 81, Russell Springs, KY (1938-2020)

Mary Dean Wilson of Russell Springs passed away on Thursday, January 16, 2020 at the Jean Waddle Care Center in Somerset. She was 81 years old.

The funeral service for Mary Dean Wilson will be held at 11amCT on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 N. Main St., Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Jim Robertson officiating and special musicby Glen & Willowdean Richardson. Interment will follow in the New Friendship Cemetery.

Visitation is requested from 5pmCT until 8pmCT on Monday and from 8amCT until 11amCT on Tuesday.

She was born July 10, 1938 in Russell County to the late Martin Luther & Mary Ada (Foley) Wilson.

Mary was a member of New Friendship Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by 3 brothers; Jimmy, Everett, and Bennie Wilson and 5 sisters; Elizabeth Foley, Joan Wilson, Bonnie Frankin, Alice Lee, Helen James

Survivors include:
  • Two sisters: Edith Wilson, Russell Springs, and Emma Thomas, Mt. Washington
  • A brother: Max Wilson, Mt. Washington
  • Host of nieces & nephews, great nieces & nephews
Pallbearers: Lance Franklin, Rex Wilson, Joey Wilson, Wayne Wilson, Jackey Wilson, Jason Wilson.

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

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Mary Dean Wilson, 81, Russell Springs, KY (1938-2020)

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