Nina Lillian Wingo
The Herald Democrat
October 15, 2009
SHERMAN - Nina Lillian Wingo, 91, of Sherman passed away on Monday,
Oct. 12, 2009. Arrangements are under the direction of Dannel Funeral Home.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 16 at Cedarlawn
Memorial Park. Rev. Roland Ouellette of East Sherman Baptist Church will
officiate. Family night will be from 7 -8 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 15 at
the funeral home.
Nina was the seventh of nine children. She was born on May 13, 1918
in Dorchester, the daughter of G.T. and Lillian King Faulkner. After attending
school at Range Creek in Grayson County, she married John Peyton Wingo
on July 12, 1936 in Odessa. He preceded her in death Oct. 8, 1962.
She was a longtime Sherman resident. She worked for a time at Wacker's
Department Store and also painted fishing lures for Whopper Stopper in
Sherman. She was a member of East Sherman Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; six brothers
and a sister. She is survived by her daughter, Linda Jean McMillan and
husband, Floyd of Irving; a son, John Wayne Wingo and wife, Anita of Aransas
Pass; grandchildren, Forrest McMillan and wife, Leianne of Abilene, April
McMillan Hiler and husband, Tommy of New Braunfels and Jennifer Wingo Coggins
and husband, Darrel of Aransas Pass; great-grandchildren, Samantha McMillan
and Peyton McMillan of Abilene; and a sister, Clara Dell Tedford of Fort