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Wilma Jean Young

Jonesville, Va.-Wilma Jean Young, 69, passed away on Friday, August 25, 2023, at her home.
She lived most of her life in Lee County, Va. She worked for Donn Kenny Sewing Factory and for several attorneys as an administrative assistant. She loved painting, as a craft, and writing poetry. She was a member of St. Charles Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Ernest and Margaret (Mullins) Freeman; and a sister, Patricia Miles.
Surviving are her husband of 46 years, Bobby Gene Young; daughter, Samantha Alsup and husband, Justin, of Pennington Gap, Va.; three granddaughters, Annabella, Emma and Abby Alsup; one grandson, Haven Alsup; sister, Shirley Jones, Pennington Gap; three brothers, Ricky Freeman, Jonesville, and Bill Woliver, Pennington Gap and Eddie Woliver (Lisa), Olinger, Va.; two nephews, Jerry Jones and Ricky Freeman, Jr.; and special cousin, Mary Ruth Fields.
Wilma requested cremation and for no services to be conducted.
Gilliam Funeral Home and Crematory is honored to serve the Young family.
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