Wanda Lavelle Finch Warren was born Jan. 11, 1923, in Roby, Texas, Fisher County. She passed away peacefully on Feb. 19, 2009, at home. She was preceded in death by her husband, Mason Joe Warren; her parents, Gerald Waite Finch and Myrtle Jane Turnbull; her brother, Gene Finch; her sisters, Yvonne Klepper, Edith Everheart, Mildred McCullough and Bobbye Avants; and son-in-law, Chris Ruyle. She is survived by her brother, Garland Finch of San Angelo; daughters, Patricia Ruyle of Rockwall, Linda Reeder and husband, Horace, of Ovilla and Michelle McCraw and husband, Kent, of Glenn Heights, Texas; her wonderful grandchildren Kristi Morel, Cassie Johnson and husband, Chris, and Kelsi McCraw; great-grandchildren Jessica and Austin Hargett, and Stephanie and Christopher Morel.
She graduated from Roby High School in Roby, Texas, in 1941. She married her long time sweetheart, Mason, on March 8, 1942, and they were married 66 years. She was a devoted wife and wonderful loving mother and grandmother and will be dearly missed. Her life revolved around her family and she spent many Sunday afternoons cooking for the horde of family and friends, followed by long walks and card and domino games.
The family would like to thank everyone for their support and love. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 22, 2009, at Midlothian Funeral Home. Interment will be at Shiloh Cumberland Cemetery directly following the services.
Arrangements were under the direction of Midlothian Funeral Home, 200 E. Avenue E, Midlothian, Texas.