Dora Largen Wilson
Dora Largen Wilson, age 89, of Maryville, passed away Saturday, August 20, 2011. Dora was retired from Dillard’s Inc. West Town. Preceded in death by: the children’s father J.B. Wilson, parents Finley & Catherine Largen, and sister June Moscript. Survivors include: daughters Judy & husband Ben Lamb of Burke, VA, Carol Tuttle of Knoxville, and Pat Wilson of Maryville. Grandchildren Danny & Angie Oxendine, Kim Harris & Fiancé Jim Houser, Denise & Tom Bible, Lisa Harris, Nick Oxendine and David Lamb. Great grandchildren Samantha Oxendine, Tyler and Laura Oxendine, Tara and Justin Bible, sisters Billie Bruce of Maryville, Ova Whitehead, Annie & husband Don Blackburn of West Virginia, and Jane Domaingue of Knoxville. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations in memory of Dora to be forwarded to: Open Arms Care Foundation, 7417 Kingston Pike, Suite 300, Knoxville, TN 37930. Funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM, Saturday, August 27, 2011 at Peck’s Memorial United Methodist Church, 2438 Wilkinson Pike, Maryville, TN with Scott Kidd presiding. Friends and family are invited to a life celebration and reception at The Life Event Center, 1404 Tuckaleechee Pike, Maryville, TN 37803 immediately following the ceremony. Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, 865-983-1000, www.smithmortuary.com.