Elmer Ray Wilburn, 74, of Center

Elmer Ray Wilburn, 74, of Center, passed away Tuesday, January 30, 2018, at his residence.


Funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, February 3, 2018, at Watson & Sons Funeral Home in Center with Bro. Gordon Vaughn officiating. Interment will follow at Duncan Cemetery in Shelby County. Visitation will be held prior to the service, beginning at 12:00 noon.


Mr. Wilburn was born June 28, 1943, in Center, to Walter Wilburn and Cynthia Payne Wilburn. He was a member of Dreka Pentecostal Church.


He is survived by

Daughter: Loretta Daniels and husband, Chad, of Center


Son: Jeff Wilburn of Center


Lights of his life, his Grandchildren:

Dylan Daniels of Center

Skylar Daniels of Center

Aaron Wilburn of Shelbyville

Daron Wilburn and wife, Michelle, of Center


Great Granddaughter: Kylie Wilburn of Beckville


Brothers and Sisters:

Bobby Wilburn and wife, Cora, of Joaquin

Price Wilburn of Center

Judy Scarbrough and husband, Danny of Huxley

Louise Wagstaff of Dreka


Brother-in-law: Crit Campbell of Dreka


Sister-in-law: Barbara Jeff Wilburn of Orange


Numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends


Very special friend and caregiver: Brenda Hebert


Preceded in death by

Wife: Johnnie English Wilburn

Parents: Walter Wilburn and Cynthia Payne Wilburn

Brother: Gary Wilburn, Gerald Wilburn


Pallbearers will be Pete Campbell, Lloyd Campbell, Jimmy Campbell, Lynn Davis, Bo Henley and Frankie Anthony.


Online condolences & tributes can be sent at www.watsonandsonsfuneralhome.com

The Light and Champion

137 San Augustine St.
Center TX 75935