ODESSA Funeral services for Lona M. Wilkinson, 60, of Odessa and formerly of Brownwood, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 25, at Sunset Memorial Gardens and Funeral Home Chapel, with burial to follow.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

She died Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2007, at Hospice House in Odessa.

She was born June 5, 1947, in Brownwood.

Survivors include her husband, James Wilkinson of Odessa; three children, Wendy Ford of Odessa, Robert Bertram of Albany, N.Y,. and Tisha Brumley of Odessa; eight grandchildren; one sister, Helen Freeman of Moore, Okla.; and two brothers, Larry Slate of Canyon, Colo., and Lynn Slate of Denver, Colo.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Luke and Ruth Slate, and two brothers, Leo Slate of Hobbs, N.M., and Jack Slate of Odessa.