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Visitation

Adams Funeral Home of Nixa
Saturday August 28th, 2021
5:00pm - 7:00pm

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Funeral Service

Adams Funeral Home of Nixa
Sunday August 29th, 2021
2:00pm

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Burial

Smart Cemetery
Sunday August 29th, 2021
3:00pm

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Mary Frances Wilson

Mary Frances Wilson, age 82 of Billings, passed away August 6, 2021. She was born January 16, 1939 in Ozark, the daughter of William and Lillie (Macomb) Hale. On March 30, 1958, Mary was united in marriage to Kenneth Wilson. Mary loved flowers, gardening and feeding the birds outdoors. She enjoyed cooking and had retired from working as a school cook. Mary sewed and quilted. She was a very organized housekeeper. Mary enjoyed working puzzles and playing games such as Skip-Bo and Dominoes with her family. Mary was a member of Ozark Mountain Pentecostal Church. Those who had the honor of knowing Mary always enjoyed her gift of baked goods and her yeast rolls. Her compassion and generosity touched many family and friends as she always made time to contact those when life struggles came along. She genuinely had a heart of gold and it showed through her personality and mannerism. Survivors include: her children, Randy Wilson and wife Renee of Republic, Brenda Heaton and husband Brad of Nixa, Debbie McMullen and husband Randy of Ozark and Cindy Prouty and husband Danny of Springfield; grandchildren, Brittney Hendrickson of Republic, Katelyn King and husband Dustin of Republic, Riley St. Clair and husband Brandon of Republic, Chris Justis and wife Whitney of Republic, Jessica Wooldridge and husband Marcus of Nixa, Cory King and wife Crystal of Colorado, Misty Peak and husband Joshua of Springfield, D.J. Edwards and wife Emily of Stockton, Ty McMullen and wife Jennifer of Searcy, Arkansas, Seleste Sherman and husband Brian of Athens, Texas and Daniel Lee Prouty of Springfield; 24 great grandchildren; a sister, Imagene Eddings of Nixa; a brother, Roger Hale of Republic; and a host of wonderful neighbors and good friends. Mary was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Kenneth; her other siblings; and a grandson, Weylen. A funeral service will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Sunday, August 29, 2021 at Adams Funeral Home, Nixa, with Brother Jon Crum officiating. Burial will follow at Smart Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5-7 P.M. Saturday, August 28, 2021 at Adams Funeral Home, Nixa.

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We are so sorry for the loss of your mother! Our thoughts and prayers are with you all!!

Tribute Store Aug 27 2021 12:00 AM

Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Norma, Larry, Marilyn, Bill, Ashley and Ryan Aug 25 2021 12:00 AM

I will always remember and cherish one day when I went to visit Aunt Mary. She treated me so special, reminded me of my mother. I was planning to stop by and visit but it became an all day visit! Im so thankful for that memory she made me sandwich a little soup some fresh homemade bread; zucchini or walnut bread! And then we chatted all day long! I only wish I wouldve spent more time with her..! She was such a strong little lady! I never heard her complain about anything, but I know she fought with health issues for so many years. She loved God and loved her family.. they meant so much to her! A truly virtuous woman, without a doubt.. I plan to meet her along with so many of my family and friends in that heavenly city! Ill see you soon Auntie!! Anita Blouin

Anita Blouin Aug 13 2021 12:00 AM

To the family of Aunt Mary, Our deepest sympathy and condolences. May Jesus give you comfort in your time of loss. Love, Nathan & Maggie Blouin

Nathan & Maggie Blouin Aug 12 2021 12:00 AM

To the family of my Aunt Mary,,,,Our sincere sympathy and condolences... we will miss her.. but know we'll see her again! Love, Mark & Anita Blouin

Tribute Store Aug 12 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Mary Wilson

Gary and Ellie Perkins Aug 9 2021 12:00 AM

We will miss your mother... praying foe the family

Gary and Ellie Perkins Aug 9 2021 12:00 AM

A photo was added for Mary Frances Wilson

Danny Prouty Aug 9 2021 12:00 AM