Dateline: October 23, 2003
services for Jewell Imogene Gholson, age 92, were held at 11:00 a.m. on
Wednesday, October 22, 2003, at Calvary Baptist Church in Clarendon with
Rev. Rob Seale officiating. Burial
will be held at Belmont Memorial Park in Fresno, California, under the
direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon.
Gholson died Friday, October 17, 2003, in Clarendon. She was born January 27, 1911 in Marietta, Ohio, to Lonnie
and Bertha Johnson. She
graduated from high school and business college and worked as an
accountant until her retirement. She married Thomas Curry Gholson on
February 5, 1951, in Stockton, California.
He preceded her in death on December 10, 1990.
She was a devoted grandmother and great grandmother.
was preceded in death by her son, Marvin Gene Wallace, on December 23,
include a daughter, Joan Copelin of Hedley; two grandsons, Wayne Copelin,
Jr., of Oroville, California, and Ernie Copelin of Hedley; four
granddaughters, Joanne Barton of Clarendon, Tina Johnson of Tulia, Laura
Luttrell of Clarendon, and Erin Carothers of Clarendon; ten great
grandchildren; one brother, Mac Johnson of Salinas, California; and one
sister, Dorothy Wright of Lodi, California.
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