Mrs. Laverne Ready age 92, passed away on Friday, October 26, 2018 at her home in Marshall, TX. She was born on March 3, 1926 to Roxie and Mitchell Wilson in Marshall.
Funeral services will be conducted at 4:00 PM on Monday, October 29, 2018 in the Colonial Chapel of Sullivan Funeral Home. D.W. McLendon of Eastern Hills Church of Christ will officiate. Visitation will be from 3:00 PM until the time of the service on Monday at Sullivan Funeral Home. Graveside services will be at Colonial Gardens Cemetery in Marshall.
Laverne Wilson married Mack Ready, Jr. in Marshall on January 1, 1947. She worked many years at Joe Weismans as office manager, retiring in 1975. Above everything else she was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend to all that knew her.
Mrs. Ready was preceded in death by her loving husband of 60 years, Mack Ready; her parents; and sister, Katherine Goldman. She is survived by her son, Mitch “Bo” Ready and wife Tricia; grandson, Daniel Smith; great-grand daughter, Sophia Smith; three nephews, Larry Golemon, Julian David Ruff and Oland Dean Ruff; and one niece, Carolyn Rae Gober.
Her family would like to send a special thank you to Denise Kelley, Tawnya Petterson, Chricket Kohl, and Heart to Heart Hospice for all the love and care given to mom.
Serving as pallbearers will be Blewe Ellis, Joe Black III, Mitch Meyers, Sherrell Love, Daniel Smith, and Wes Grisby. Honorary pallbearers will be Carlos Black, Joe Black II and Logan Burke.