Mary Jane Wilson, 70, Clay City, died July 19, 2012, at her home unexpectedly.
She was born Oct. 24, 1941, in Clay County, the daughter of Alfred and Grace Cooper. Following her birth parents untimely death, she was adopted by Clyde and Ruby Wilson. She attended Van Buren High School. Mary worked as a sales person for Pacesetter Windows, Indianapolis. There she received the top national sales person award five times.
Mary loved spending time with family and friends, but cats were her greatest enjoyment. She also enjoyed crocheting and spending time going to yard sales and shopping.
Mary was preceded in death by her birth parents, as well as her adopted parents, sisters Bea Robinson Dorthy Smith, brothers John Cooper, A.T. Cooper and Frank Cooper and niece Debbie Shelton.
She leaves behind her son Johnny Jacob Woodrow Wilson and wife Leann, Sheridan, Ind., daughter Cathy "Tass" Froderman and husband James "J.D.," Cory, grandchildren Bradley James Rodriguez, Cory, Danielle Halbrooks and husband Daniel, Alabama, Nick Wilson, Florida, Brice Wilson, Florida, Michael "Mickey" and wife Tori Torres, New Palestine, Ind., and Derrick Torres, North Carolina, great-grandchildren Autumn, Aaron and Nathanie, sisters Barbara Mancini, Louisiana, Maxine Shelton, Columbus, Ind., and Edna Love, Franklin, Ind., and a brother Dave Wilson, as well as several nieces, nephews and extended family members.
Memorial services will be at Schoppenhorst Funeral Home, Saturday, July 28, 2012, at 11 a.m., with Father John Hollowell officiating.
A gathering of friends and family will be at the funeral home Saturday from 9 a.m., until time of services.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Clay County Humane Society, PO Box 277, Brazil, Ind., 47834. Visit www.schoppenhorstfuneralhome.com to light a candle in her memory.