Walterine J. Wildee

Published 12:00 am Friday, June 26, 2009

Walterine J. Wildee died Wednesday, June 24, 2009, at her home. She was 72.

Mrs. Wildee was a member of Travis Chapel A.M.E. Church, where she served on the mother’s board. A lifelong resident of Vicksburg, she retired from GNB Battery.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Walter and Gertrude Johnson; two sisters, Lee Ester Winters and Johnnie B. Taylor; and four brothers, Volney Winters, Willie H. Winters, Eddie Johnson and Henry Winters.

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Survivors include three sons, Lester Lydell Johnson of Tulsa, Okla., James Wildee Jr. of Vicksburg and Roderick Earl Johnson of Pine Bluff, Ark.; Shirley Ann Williams and Senobia Faye Bunch, both of Vicksburg; 15 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; one brother, Clarence Winters Sr. of Portland, Ore.; and other relatives and friends.

Lakeview Memorial Funeral Home has charge of arrangements.