Lois Elizabeth Wilson, age 56, resident of Nevada Medicalodge, died Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2007, at Cox South Medical Center in Springfield, Mo.
She was born Dec. 12, 1951, in the state of Virginia, the daughter of Walter Tobler, Sr., and Ester Collins Tobler. She attended and graduated from schools in Virginia. Lois moved from Virginia to the Devon, Kansas area where she lived from 1970 to 1981 until moving back to Virginia. She returned to this area in 2003.
Survivors include two daughters, Kimberly (Beck) Gomez and husband Daniel, Nevada, Mo., and Stephanie Lois Wilson of Virginia; two grandsons, Andrew and Britton Gomez; six step-grandchildren and seven step great-grandchildren. Also surviving is a niece, Tammy Armstrong and nephew, Gene Kittrell, both of Virginia. She was preceded in death by an infant son, Jason Edward Beck; one brother and one sister.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday in the Cheney Witt Chapel. Burial will follow in Centerville Cemetery. The family will receive friends from noon Saturday until service time at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to a Lois Wilson Memorial Fund and may be sent to Cheney Witt Chapel, P.O. Box 347, Fort Scott, Kan., 66701.