Obituary: James Ethan Wilburn

Friday, June 25, 2010

James Ethan Wilburn, 71, of Lewisburg, died Tuesday, June 15, 2010, in Marshall Medical Center.

Mr. Wilburn was a native of Giles County, and son of the late James Jasper Wilburn and Willie Mae Woodward Wilburn Ward. He was retired from Walker Die Casting and was a member of Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three sisters, Ester Chapman, Martha Yocom, and Virginia Chambers, and three brothers, Gilbert Wilburn, Clyde Wilburn and Ernest Wilburn.

He is survived by his wife, Teresa Wilburn of Lewisburg; two daughters, Suzanne (Malcolm) Crabtree and Nancy Kay (Jeff) London, both of Lewisburg; two stepdaughters, Tamara (Barry) Holifield of Spring Hill and Paula (Michael) Reed of Lewisburg; stepson, Paul W. (Susan) Pugh of Lewisburg; four grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; seven stepgrandchildren; four stepgreat-grandchildren; two sisters, Nell Tate of Lewisburg and Lorene Gipson, formerly of Lewisburg; and brother, Robert Edd Wilburn of Lewisburg.

Funeral services were conducted Friday, June 18, from the chapel of London Funeral Home with burial to follow in Head Springs Cemetery.