Obituary for Alene E (Sims) Mayo-Wilcher

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Alene E (Sims) Mayo-Wilcher

September 30, 1922 - August 25, 2011

Alene E. (Sims) Mayo – Wilcher, age 88 passed away Thursday afternoon,August 25, 2011 at J ohnson Memorial Hospital in Franklin. She was a resident of Morgantown.

Alene was born September 30, 1922, in Casey County, Kentucky to the late Virgil and Edna (Hill) Sims. She married Charles John Russell Mayo on October 2, 1940 in Johnson County and he preceded her in death onFebruary 4, 1972. Alene later married Clarence O. Wilcher on May 12, 1973 in Greenwood. He preceded her in death onFebruary 19, 1995.

Alene attended the FaithFull Gospel Church in Bean Blossom. She worked at West Minster Village as a nurse's aid and cook during the 1970's and 1980's. Alene was an exceptional cook and known for homemade pies. She loved reading her Bible, romance novels and enjoyed working word search puzzles. Alene was a fan of the Indiana Pacers and always there to help others in need.

She was the loving mother and homemaker to her daughter: Patty (husband, Max) Fislar of Cloverdale; five sons: Leonard (wife, Jearlene) Mayo of Brown County, Richard Mayo of Greencastle, Virgil (wife, Marilyn) Mayo of Greenwood, Stanley T. (wife, Teresa) Mayo of Southport, Roy (wife, Lynn) Mayo of Indianapolis. Alene will be missed by her 11 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren, 4 great-great grandchildren and companion: Leon Fox ofMorgantown.

She was preceded in death by her grandson: Virgil Michael Mayo.

The Rev. John M. Stephenson will conduct a funeral service at 1 p.m. Monday at Meredith – Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center,179 E. Mulberry Street in Morgantown. Friends may call from11 a.m. till service time on Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Greenwood Cemetery in Greenwood.


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Born: September 30, 1922
Died: August 25, 2011

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Lori phelps posted on 1/1/00

Sending prayers to your family May God bless you. Jerry, Jeremiah, Lori Phelps


Connie and Veda Harbin posted on 1/1/00

We are so sorry for the family's loss. Alene was a wonderful lady and she will be greatly missed. May the memory of her smile and the memory of happy times that you shared help comfort you. We know she will be greatly missed. With love, Connie and Veda Harbin


Ashley Irwin posted on 1/1/00

I'm so sorry for your loss. She was the sweetest lady. Every time I talked to her I left the room smiling because she always made me laugh. She was a joy to take care of and will be greatly missed!!!! I know she touched everyone who came in contact with her. Aline, you will be missed by many.


Ashley Irwin posted on 1/1/00

So sorry about your loss. Aline was a wonderful person and a joy to be around and take care of. Every time I walk out of her room I left with a smile. She always had something funny to say that just cracked me up!!! She always spoke of her family that she loves and adores. I believe that she touched the lives of everyone who came in contact with her....I know she touched mine!!! Aline, you will be missed very much!!!! Love you and miss you!