Mary Frances Wilbanks, 86, of Crossville, passed away Sunday, Dec. 10, 2017, at Wharton Nursing Home in Pleasant Hill.
She was born March 20, 1931, in Cookeville, TN, daughter of the late Blanchard P. Patton and Sarah Ruby (Gentry) Patton. Mary worked as a bookkeeper and was of the Baptist faith.
She is survived by her daughters, Sharon (James) Hall of Crossville and Willene (Robert) Judd of Crossville; grandchildren, Lane Ashburn, Scott Ashburn, Jessica Lance and Jacob Judd; great-grandchildren, Brookelin Ashburn, Danyelle Ashburn, Maryanne Davis, Bryant Regen, Katarina Lance, Vivian Ashburn and Jackson Judd.
In addition to her parents, Mary was preceded in death by her husband, William Edward Wilbanks; brothers, Charles Patton and Robert Patton; and sisters, "Little" Ruth Patton, Evelyn Ashburn and Georgia Pugh.
Funeral services were held at Bilbrey Funeral Home on Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, at 1 p.m. with Bro. James Gunter officiating. Interment in Green Acres Memory Gardens.
Published on December 14, 2017