Diane Wilson, 67, of Opdyke, Illinois passed away at 1:50 P.M. November 27, 2019 at her residence. She was born July 31, 1952 in Mount Vernon, Illinois to the late Cecil Dean and Bernice Loe (Scott) Sallee. She married Gary Wilson on August 12, 1971 and he survives in Opdyke.
In addition to her beloved husband of forty-eight years, Diane is survived by her daughter, Melissa Johnson and husband Bartley of Murray, Kentucky; son, Trevor Wilson and wife, Jessica of Belle Rive, Illinois; five grandchildren, Corey Johnson of Centralia, Illinois, Emilee Johnson of Centralia, Illinois, Joshua Wilson of Belle Rive, Illinois, Elaina Wilson of Belle Rive, Illinois, and Tatum Wilson of Belle Rive, Illinois; sister, Saudra Campbell; three nephews; sister-in-law, Jeanie Garrett of Florida; and brother-in-law, Monty Wilson and wife, Nancy of Bonnie, Illinois.
In addition to her parents Mrs. Wilson was preceded in death by her granddaughter, Alicia Johnson.
Diane worked as a secretary for Ward Insurance for many years and later worked for and retired from ACS as a Data Processor. She was a member of Hams Grove Baptist Church, was dearly loved, and will be missed by all who knew her.
In honor of Diane's wishes, no public services will be held. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
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