BURLINGTON - Ms. Wilma "Puddin" Summers Gilmer, 52, of 431 Lincoln Street, died Jan. 10, 2013 at Kindred Hospital in Greensboro.
The wife of the late Mr. Sonny Gilmer, she was the daughter of the late Mr. William Summers Sr. and Mrs. Nannie "Cookie" Rone Harvey of Burlington, who survives.
She was a member of Bethsada Baptist Church, Mebane, N.C.
Survivors include son, Tracie Gilmer; daughter, Sharon Kelly Gilmer; brother, William Summers Jr.; sister, Mary "Peggy" Harvey; three grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.
In addition to her husband and father, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Etta Mae and Christine Marie Summers.
The public viewing will be Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013 from 1 to 8 p.m. in the Roy Blackwell Chapel of Blackwell Funeral Home, Burlington. N.C. At other times the family will receive visitors and friends at the residence.
The funeral will be conducted Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013 at 1 p.m. at Bethsada Baptist Church, Mebane. The Rev. Terry B. Jones will deliver the eulogy. The body will lie in state from noon until 1 p.m. prior to the service at the church with the family arriving at 12:30 p.m. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Services entrusted to Blackwell Funeral Home, Burlington, N.C.