Monetta Bradshaw Wilson was born in Brady, Texas, July 27, 1940, and died May 13, 2010. A memorial service was held at 2:00 P.M. Monday, May 17, in Christ Church, 5501 N. Midkiff, Midland, Texas.
Monetta grew up in Eldorado, Texas, graduating high school in 1959. She married Willie B Wilson, and they made their home in Midland. Monetta worked as an interior designer and traveled extensively. She was an avid bridge and tennis player and loved watching polo. Other special interests were horses, travel, cooking, music, and working in her garden.
She was preceded in death by her parents O. B. Bradshaw and Ruth Bradshaw Humphrey; grandparents, Jesse and Emma Bradshaw and W. R. and Cleo Duncan; three aunts, Geneva Wade, Flois Turner, and Valaree Gandy; and cousins, Shirl Gandy and Jackie Wade.
Survivors are Mike H. Wilson and wife Laura Ann; Byron B. Wilson and wife Laura; two granddaughters, Amy and Ana Wilson; cousins Dan Gandy and wife Bette, Wes Wade and wife Susan, and Debbie Turner Wilkenson; special friends Jesse and Reesie Petree; her beloved dog Sissy; and very special life-long friend Tooter Dunham. Monetta is also survived by numerous other family and friends.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Midland College Foundation School of Nursing c/o Monetta Wilson, 3600 N Garfield Midland, TX 79705.
Arrangements are under the direction of Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Midland. Online condolences can be made at: www.npwelch.com.