Gladys was born on January 16, 1921 in Russell County, KY, to the late Minnie and Belonia Kissee Roy.
Gladys was a homemaker, a seamstress, and a wonderful gourmet cook. She enjoyed gardening and was a member of Cedar Point Baptist Church. Her life centered on her compassion for her family, friends, and community.
She is survived by a son, Thomas (and Cecelia) Butcher of Somerset, KY; three brothers, Oval (and Phyllis) Roy of Nancy, KY, Ertis (and Faye) Roy of Ingle, KY, Larry (and Nancy) Roy of Ingle, KY; a grandchild, Matthew Dalton; a great grandchild, Cody Dalton; and a host of nieces, nephews, and family relatives.
Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Rollin Butcher; second husband, Hobert Wilson; four brothers, Ronald Roy, Arlis Roy, Gary Roy, and Gene Roy; two sisters, Ovaline Whittle, and Lafern Dunham.
Visitation will be on Sunday, March 20, 2016 from 12:00pm until 2:00pm at Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.
Her funeral service will follow the visitation on Sunday, at 2:00pm at the Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Lester Caldwell and Bro. O’Neal Wade officiating. Burial will be at Salem Cemetery in Russell County. Pallbearers will be; Andrew Roy, Steve Roy, Allen Roy, Chris Roy, Greg Roy, and James Whittle.
The family requests expressions of sympathy to be made to Hospice of Lake Cumberland.
Lake Cumberland Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Gladys Butcher Wilson.