Wanda June (Wamsley) (Cox) Neilsen

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DAYTON Wanda June (Cox) (Wamsley) Neilsen departed this life to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Wednesday, September 25th at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton, Ohio. June was born on May 24, 1937 to Laurence and Goldie (Gill) Cox. She is proceeded in death by her parents and her husbands Orville Wamsley and Lloyd Neilsen, dear friend William Krebes, son David Wamsley, and brother William "Billy" Cox. June is survived by her son Richard Wamsley of (Houston, Texas); daughter Cindy Burris, son-in-law Brian Burris, grandson Christopher Burris, sister Donna Yates, brother-in-law Eldon Yates (all of Xenia, Ohio); brother James Cox, sister-in-law Martha Cox (of Ripley, Ohio); and many nieces and nephews and a host of friends. June regularly attended Dayton Avenue Baptist Church and was active in TOPS and the Senior Adult Recreation Center in Xenia, Ohio. June was well known for her ability to knit and crochet with many family members receiving handmade gifts over the years. June also enjoyed her flower and vegetable garden.

A memorial service will be held at Dayton Avenue Baptist Church at 1121 Dayton-Xenia Road on Saturday October 5, 2013 at 11am. Services are in care of McColaugh Funeral Home Inc. 826 N. Detroit St. Xenia, Ohio 45385. Online condolences to the family may be made at

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