Funeral services for Mrs. Filson will be Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 2 p.m. at Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home with Brother Todd Elliott officiating. Interment will follow at Wilson County Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Monday from 4-8 p.m. and Tuesday after 1 p.m. at Ligon & Bobo.
Mrs. Filson, age 92, of Lebanon, passed away Sunday, May 11, 2014 at Quality Care.
Born June 21, 1921 in Jackson County, she is the daughter of the late Asbury and Bonnie Huddleston Medlin. She was a member of Berea Church of Christ and attended the Lebanon Senior Citizens Center.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charles R. Filson; four sisters, Verdie, Gladys, Emogene and Ruby Lee; and two brothers, J. B. and Charlie Medlin.
She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Louis and Peggy Filson; two grandchildren, Dennis Wayne (Tracy) Filson and Penny (Patrick) Fraley; five great-grandchildren, Tyler, Sawyer and Parker Filson, Blake and Drew Fraley, all of Lebanon; sister, Maggie Dyer; and two brothers, Benton and Virgil Medlin, all of Cookeville.
Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements, ligonbobo.com.