Johnnie & Coleen Wilson

    July 26, 2010

Life Legacy

Johnnie, 82 and Coleen, 76 Wilson of Lebanon, MO went home to be with the Lord on Monday July 26th,2010.

They were united in marriage in 1951 and had just recently celebrated their 59th wedding anniversary. They were faithful members of Bennett Springs Church. Johnnie and Coleen enjoyed spending time with their family, often traveling with their grandchildren. Frequently spending summers traveling with them to the International Association of Jim Beam Bottle and Specialties Clubs.

To this union was born two children, a daughter Debbie Wilson, who preceded them in death and one son, John Wilson who is left to mourn their passing, Coleen’s brother Paul Prosser of Springfield, granddaughter, Sarah Kessinger and husband, Caleb of Highlandville, and grandson, Andy Wilson and wife Rubecca of Phoenix, AZ.; 5 great grandchildren, Miriam, Nathaniel, and Forrest Kessinger; Genesis and Sage Wilson; numerous nieces, nephews, and countless friends.

They will be greatly missed by all whose lives had been touched and blessed by theirs.

A visitations is scheduled for Saturday, July 31st from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Klingner-Cope Family Funeral Home, 1635 N. Benton, Springfield, MO with the funeral service to be held Monday, August 2nd at 2:00 p.m. in the funeral home. Interment will follow at Eastlawn Cemetery.

A celebration of Johnnie and Coleen’s lifes will be held at Bennett Springs Church on August 2nd at 6:00 p.m.

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Death: July 26, 2010

This memorial provided by:
Klingner-Cope Family Funeral Home at Midtown
Springfield, MO