Rita Jean Wilson, 67, of Dallas, Texas passed away Monday, June 20, 2016 at Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas. Rita was born February 7, 1949 in Springfield Missouri to Jewell Thomas Combs and Sylvia Marie Newberry. She married Alton Eugene Wilson on August 22, 1975 in Dallas County, Texas. Rita worked for Verizon as an Engineer, dispatching calls and laying lines. She will be remembered her family and friends as being a loving and caring person.
Those left to cherish her memory are her husband Alton Eugene Wilson; daughter, Tanya Jo Wilson of Dallas, Texas; son, Tracy Lyn Wilson and wife Crystal of Kaufman, TX; grandchildren, Cody Wilson, Victoria Wilson, and Nicholas Wilson; sister Leta Foster of Seattle, Washington; nieces, Jane Sasahara and husband Glen, Sharon Viers and husband Matthew, Kristine Fisher and husband Glen; nephew, John Eissele and wife Lynn.
Rita is preceded in death by her parents Jewell Thomas Combs and Sylvia Marie Newberry; sister, Sharon Eissele and brother, Ralph Combs.