BUCKHANNON — Wilda Mae Gregory, 68, of Buckhannon, died Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017 at her home. She was born Aug. 1, 1948 in Upshur County, a daughter of the late Loy E. and Velma Lantz Shipman. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by one daughter, Wanda Lucille Chapman.
She is survived by three daughters, Kathy Miller of Buckhannon, Alice L. Cutright of Volga, and Susan Gibson and husband Ray, of Florida; 10 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren and one on the way; one brother, John Shipman, of Buckhannon and one sister, Mary, of Summersville. Wilda was a personal caretaker and a member of the Independent Word of Life Church of Buckhannon. She was a loving mother not only to her own children but to everyone.
Friends will be received Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017 from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held 1 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.polingstclair.com. Poling-St. Clair Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.