Cover photo for Deanna Wilson's Obituary
Deanna Wilson Profile Photo

Deanna Wilson

August 9, 1956 — March 27, 2023

Chico

Deanna Wilson

Deanna Faith (Hartsell) Wilson, 66, of Chico, Texas, passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, on March 27, 2023, in Decatur, Texas.  Funeral services will be held 3 pm Tuesday, April 4, 2023, at Hudson & Torres Family Funeral Home in Bridgeport, Texas; visitation will be 2 pm, one hour prior to the service. Chaplain Jackie Karch will officiate.

Born August 9, 1956, in Decatur, Texas, to Harlan and Juanita (Faith) Hartsell, Deanna graduated from Chico High School in 1974. She would later marry her soulmate, Ron Wilson, on October 24, 1980, and spend the next 42 years happily married until the time of her passing.

A homemaker who loved puzzles, gardening, quilting, diamond art, beekeeping (with her brother, Danny's, assistance), canning and reading, Deanna is best described as “going all out,” when it came to any activity, especially during the holidays. Airline pilots, for example, are rumored to have used her lighted Christmas displays as landmarks on approach to the DFW airport.  Deanna was, above all else, a loving wife and mother who took great pride in caring for everyone in her home, whether family or not. She loved cooking for her children and would always make more than enough food for anyone else seated at her table. Deanna welcomed everyone into her home with open arms.  She will be greatly missed and remembered with kindness and affection by all who knew her.

Those left to cherish her memory are her husband; sons Sean Phillips and wife Rhonda, Jeremiah Phillips and wife Brooke, Joey Wilson and wife Chloe, and Chance Wilson and wife Nadia; brothers Danny Hartsell and wife Darla; sister Debbie Parsons; grandchildren McKenzie, Brylee, Kaida, Ava, Serenity, Jase, Carsynn, Shiloh, Ashley, Hunter, Jennah, Tyson, Colten, Madalyn, Philip, Hannah, and Luke. 

Deanna is preceded in death by her parents; sister Jane Cayce; and brothers Tim and Lynn Hartsell. 

 

© (Hudson & Torres Family Funeral Home)

ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. This obituary is a work protected under international and federal Copyright Laws and Treaties. Any unauthorized reproduction, distribution or use of this material is prohibited. No part of this compiled work may be reproduced, altered, or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopying, recording, or by any information storage and retrieval system without express written permission from the author.

The author hereby grants the newspaper the right to publish the compiled work on the dates and location provided in the submission details and further grants to the newspaper the right to reproduce the work electronically in any website or digital medium owned or controlled by the newspaper, provided the copy is not altered or modified in any way. The funeral home’s website domain must accompany any reproduction of the work. The work must not be used for or by any person for direct commercialized gain in competition with the author, the funeral home, or their respective businesses.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Deanna Wilson, please visit our flower store.

Past Services

Visitation

Tuesday, April 4, 2023

2:00 - 3:00 pm (Central time)

Hudson & Torres Family Funeral Home

1401 Halsell Street, Bridgeport, TX 76426

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Tuesday, April 4, 2023

3:00 - 4:00 pm (Central time)

Hudson & Torres Family Funeral Home

1401 Halsell Street, Bridgeport, TX 76426

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 1414

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree