Lula Mae Wilson, age 79 of Painesville, died on April 9, 2018 at TriPoint Hospital. She was born on July 22, 1938 in Blytheville, Arkansas to the late Albert and Mae Ella (Collier) Harris.
Lula was a devoted member of Mt. Olive Baptist Church. She enjoyed walking around town and going to the Painesville YMCA. She also enjoyed flower gardening, but mostly enjoyed helping to raise her grandchildren. She had worked at Lake Erie College, Grantham Industries and retired from Meritic of Painesville in 1996.
She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Eural Wilson; children, Rebecca (Darryl) Badley, Sr., Judy (Carl) Nathan, Dorathy Wilson, Ella Wilson, Eural Wilson, Jr., and Anthony Wilson, Sr.; 19 grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren; 3 great, great grandchildren; and her siblings.
Visitation will be held on Friday, April 13, 2018 from 6-8PM at Johnson Funeral Home, 368 Mentor Ave., Painesville, Ohio and from 10:00AM until the funeral service at 11:00AM at New Hope Baptist Church, 428 W. Jackson St., Painesville, Ohio 44077. Pastor Gary T. Johnson of Mt Olive Church will preside. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, Painesville.