Ella May Wilson, 88, of Orange, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 3, at Baptist Hospital in Orange. Born July 16, 1927 in El Vista, near Port Arthur, to Alvin Paul Breville, Sr. and Elaure (Morgan) Breville, she was a long time resident of Orange, especially in the McLewis and Mauriceville communities. Ella attended First Baptist Church in Mauriceville and she loved working in her yard and knitting.
Ella is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Everette Earl ” Red ” Wilson; sister, Mervline and her brothers, Robert Lee Breville, John Breville, Alvin Paul Breville, Jr. and Howard Breville.
Ella is survived by her daughters, Linda Zylks and Ella Rose; sons, Wayne Trahan and Roger Dale Trahan; sister, Evelyn Greenwald; grandchildren, Terry Trahan and wife, Annie and their children, Kirstyn and Rainey, Jessica Trahan Lopez and husband, Paul, Scott Zylks and wife, Dana, Stacy Zylks, Shannon Stutler and husband, Shane, John Bergeron, Theresa Martin, Eric Bergeron, Karen Lee and Michael Arceneaux; her dearest and lifelong friend, Doris Goodman. Ella is also survived by numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and many members of her extended family.
Graveside services to honor Ella’s life will be held at 2:00 P.M. Friday, Nov. 6, 2015 at the Evergreen Cemetery in Orange. Speaking at the service will be Mrs. Carolyn Hanlon, dear friend of Ella. A gathering time of the family and friends will be from 10:00 AM until 12:00 PM Friday at Dorman Funeral Home, 8808 Highway 87 North in Orange. Following graveside services, Ella will be laid to rest next to her husband.
Condolences may be expressed for the family at www.dormanfuneralhome.com.