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Melba Loraine (Wilburn) Magness

August 29, 1944 November 28, 2018
Melba  Loraine (Wilburn) Magness
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Obituary for Melba Loraine (Wilburn) Magness

A funeral service for Melba Magness, age 74 of Jacksonville, is scheduled at 2 o’clock in the afternoon Sunday, December 2, 2018 at Autry Funeral Home Chapel in Jacksonville. Rev. A.B. Keating will officiate. Mrs. Magness will be laid to rest at Wofford Cemetery.
She passed away Wednesday, November 28, 2018 in Jacksonville.
Melba was born August 29, 1944 in Maydelle, Texas to the late Melvin and Vada (Galbert) Wilburn.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Sam “Tuck” Magness; a grandson, Cameron Magness; and six brothers and sisters.
Left to cherish her memory are her children, Timmy Magness of Jacksonville, Glenda Magness Buley and husband Gene of Huntsville, Brenda Rooks, Tommy Magness and wife Leah, and Melinda Tate and husband Michael, all of Jacksonville. She is also survived by her siblings, Ronnie Wilburn of Maydelle, Steve Wilburn of Gilmer, Frankie Wilburn of Jacksonville, Karen Holtzinger of Athens and Darlynn Sparks. She is also survived by 15 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers are Preston Trantham, Carl Trantham, Tommy Magness, Samuel Magness, Tevin Reither, and Buddy Rooks.
Visitation will begin on Saturday, December 1, 2018 and friends are cordially invited to visit with Melba’s family from 6 to 8 o’clock in the evening at Autry Funeral Home, Jacksonville.


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Visitation

Saturday

1

Dec

6:00 PM 12/1/2018 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 12/1/2018 8:00:00 PM
Autry Funeral Home - Jacksonville

1025 Southeast Loop 456
Jacksonville, TX 75766

Autry Funeral Home - Jacksonville
1025 Southeast Loop 456 Jacksonville 75766 TX
United States

Service

Sunday

2

Dec

2:00 PM 12/2/2018 2:00:00 PM
Autry Funeral Home - Jacksonville

1025 Southeast Loop 456
Jacksonville, TX 75766

Autry Funeral Home - Jacksonville
1025 Southeast Loop 456 Jacksonville 75766 TX
United States
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