DUBLIN- Wilma Jean Greer Sorrell passed away after a long battle with pancreatic cancer, on June 25, 2009, at the age 75 at her residence. Funeral Services will be on Saturday June 27, 2009 at the First Baptist Church at 10:30 a.m., burial will be at Old Dublin Memorial Park. Family Visitation will be held Friday evening from 6-8 p.m. at the Funeral Home. She was born on March 29, 1934, to Raymond Burdette and Myrl (Weston) Burdette, in Mullin. She married Billy Franklin Greer on November 15, 1952 and to this union one son was born. Bill passed away on June 11, 2001. Wilma married Billy B. Sorrell on February 6, 2005, in Salado.  She and her first husband had owned Western Auto store in Dublin, for 33 years. She was a homemaker, an artist, a seamstress, a quilter, and a gardener. Wilma was also very active in the church choir, helped in the nursery, and was associated with the Dublin Corner Lot project. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Dublin, the Thursday Club, and the Granbury Quilting Bee. She is survived by her husband, Bill Sorrell of Dublin, Her son & daughter-in-law, Kelly & Kim Greer of Stephenville, 15 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren, 3 sisters, Wanda Goolsby of Dallas, Mona McMillan & husband Jack of Lubbock, and Jo Parker of Goldthwaite. Her step children, Regina & Joel Apple of Comanche, OK, David & Peggy Sorrell of Comanche, OK, Robin & Chris Cain of Comanche, OK, and Rosalind Sorrell of Davis, OK and numerous other relatives. Memorials can be made to the American Cancer Society.

Published June 26, 2009

Stephenville Empire-Tribune