Born 6-4-1925 -- Died 1-5-2003
Irma Marie Wiles, age 77, of Highland, Ark., departed this life Jan. 5, 2003, at her residence. She was born June 4, 1925, in Winslow, Ark., the daughter of the late Lewis Paul and Bertha Mae Doss Kilpatrick. She was married to Russell Edward Wiles on March 1, 1945. She was a homemaker and a member of the Highland Assembly of God Church in Highland. She was also a member of the Women's Missionary Group.
Survivors include her husband, Russell Edward Wiles of the home; four daughters -- Margarett Ann O'Neal of Elkins, Ark., Carolyn Sue Mounce of Lowell, Ark., Shirley Jean Weiand of Branson, Mo., and Kathy Lynn McComas of Highland; three sons -- Richard Wiles of Gulfport, Miss., Lee Wiles of Ozark Acres, and Allen Wiles of Williford; three brothers -- Bobby Kilpatrick, Donnie Kilpatrick and Junior Kilpatrick; 13 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two sons -- an infant son and Jerry Wayne Wiles; one sister, Annie Doss; three brothers -- Paul, Virgil and Troy Kilpatrick all of Fayetteville, Ark.
Services were Jan. 8 at Highland Assembly of God Church in Highland with Rev. Floyd Rikard and Rev. Tommy Garner officiating. Burial was in the Highland Cemetery with Rev. Tim Turner officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Higginbotham Funeral Home of Hardy.
Pallbearers were Michael Wiles, Craig Wiles, Bobby Wiles, Buzz Wiles, Marcus Weiand, and Ryan Barnett.
Honorary pallbearers were Russell Keith Mounce, Justin Wiles and Justin Kalmus.