Berenice “Bee” Wilson
Graveside services for Berenice “Bee” Wilson, 100, Eudora will be held at 10:00 a.m. August 20, 2015 at Eudora Cemetery in Eudora. Bee passed away Sunday, August 16, 2015 at her home.
Bee was born September 18, 1914 in Eudora, KS the daughter of Roger and Katherine (Lindley) Stanley.
She was a life-long resident of Eudora. Berenice was a hair dresser owning her own shop in Baldwin City and Eudora, Kansas. She later worked at the Sunflower Ammunition Plant in 1960’s.
She married Lawrence Woodrow Wilson on March 14, 1942 in Olathe, KS. He preceded her in death on June 10, 1997. Her three siblings also preceded her in death.
Survivors include her son, Larry (Marilyn) Wilson, Eudora; two grandsons; Stanley (Tammy) of Eudora and Steven (Megan) of Baldwin City; two great grandchildren Parker and Tennyson Wilson of Baldwin City; and one step great grandson, Chris Wilson of Gardner, KS.
She will lie in state on Wednesday, August 19, 2015 from 4-8 p.m. at the Warren-McElwain Mortuary- Eudora Chapel.
Memorial contributions may be made in her name to the Hesper Friends Church or to Douglas County Visiting Nurses and may be sent in care of the mortuary.