Mary Elizabeth Wilburn, age 95, went home to be with the Lord on, July 15, 2019. She was born on August 15, 1923 in Italy, Texas to her parents, James Oscar and Eula (Purvis) Wray. Mary was a member of Heritage Baptist Church in Waxahachie, Texas. She was the true definition of an amazing homemaker. She was an excellent cook who made the best sweet potato pie. Mary was also an excellent seamstress. She also enjoyed crocheting and embroidering. She loved her family very much and enjoyed taking care of her grandkids. Mary will be missed and forever remembered by her family and loved ones.


Mary is survived by her children, Carolyn Haffey and husband Arthur of Lancaster and Betty Hopgood of Waxahachie; grandchildren, Arthur Haffey and Rico Casas, Stephanie Solis and husband Roy, Pamela Olson and husband Joshua, Kristy Stachmus and husband Jeff, Brenda Schultz, Shelly Butcher, and numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.


She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, William Travis Wilburn; son, Dale Wilburn; son-in-law, Steve Hopgood, and two brothers, James Wray and LaWon Wray.


Visitation for family and friends will be from 6-8 PM, Friday, July 19, 2019 at Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home in Waxahachie, Texas.


A Funeral Service is scheduled for 10 AM, Saturday, July 20, 2019 at Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home in Waxahachie, Texas. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Burial Park in Waxahachie.

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Arrangements are under the direction of the Boze-Mitchell-McKibbin Funeral Home, 511 W. Main St., Waxahachie, Texas 75165.  (972)937-2211.