Wanda Jane Girdler, age 81, of Somerset, KY, departed this life on Sunday, March 5, 2017 at Beech Tree Manor in Jellico, TN.
Wanda was born on December 11, 1935 in Mark, KY to the late Katy Jane Claunch Early and Steven Early. She worked in Environmental Services at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital and Lange & New Bros. Funeral Home. Wanda was a member of West Somerset Baptist Church. She enjoyed clogging and camping with her husband, Gordon.
She is survived by a son, Billy (and Phyllis) Wilson, Jr. of Somerset; a daughter, Connie (and Barry) Burks of Monticello; one brother, George (and Jenny) Early of Somerset; three sisters, Judy Loveless of Somerset, Thelma (and Frank) Collins of Windsor, PA, and Anna (and Terry) Parnell of Falmouth, KY; her former husband and father of her children, Billy D. Wilson of Somerset; six grandchildren, Amy Jones, Crystal Jones, Andrew (and Alicia) Burks, Kimberly (and Brent) Jones, Billy Dee (and Jessica) Wilson III and Justin Kyle (and Allison) Wilson; twelve great grandchildren, Chris Swift, Sierra Swift, Phillip Swift, Caleb Evans, Wilson Evans, Rease Jones, Taren Jones, Oliver Burks, Ellie Burks, Matilda Burks, Jazlyn Rae Wilson and Aubrey Lucille Wilson; two great-great grandchildren, Braleigh Swift and Gracelynn Swift; and many nieces and nephews who she thought the world of.
Along with her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Larry Gordon Girdler, who preceded her on February 25, 1991; four brothers, John Early, Melvin Early, Manford Early and Richard Early; and two sisters, Lois McWilliams and Lola Hill.
Visitation will be on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 after 6:00pm at Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.
Her funeral service will be held on Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 11:00am at the Chapel of Lake Cumberland with Bro. Larry Butte officiating. Burial will be at Mill Springs National Cemetery.
Lake Cumberland Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Wanda Girdler.