Ernestine Faye (Wilson) Tyree was born on March 19, 1936, to Ernest and Winnie Wilson in Erick, Okla. She went home to be with the Lord on May 11, 2007 after a long battle with cancer.

She is survived by her daughter, Carrie Lorene Cooke; two grandsons, Jessie and CJ Gardner; two sisters, Barbara Boling of Anaheim, Calif., and Mary Bair of Milan, Mich.; one brother, Eldridge Wilson of Palmdale, Calif., along with many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Ernestine was the glue that held her family together in good times and bad. She had so much love in her heart and was very giving to all who knew her. We will cherish the time we spent with her and always remember how she touched each of our lives. We will miss her dearly.

Memorial services will be 2 p.m., Thursday, May 17, 2007, at Harvest Hill Church.

Arrangements are by Midlothian Funeral Home, W. Randy Hampton, Funeral Director, 200 E. Avenue E, Midlothian, Texas, 76065, (972) 723-9884.