Donations may be made to Leadbelt Pentecostal Church Building Fund, 602 Berry Rd, Bonne Terre, MO 63628
Wilma L. Gidden, age 85, entered into rest on Friday, August 23, 2013 at her home in Bonne Terre, Missouri. Wilma was born on March 5, 1928 in Leeper, Missouri to the late Charles and Lydia (Nee Brown) Laxton. She married her late husband John B. Gidden and was happily a homemaker to her loving children, sons, John W. (Karen) Gidden of Fenton, Rick Gidden of St. Peters, Ron Gidden of Foley, MO, daughters, Dottie (Bud) Fort of Farmington and Linda (Bud) McNeely of Bonne Terre, sister, Myrtle Forest of Arnold, 14 grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren, and 2 great-great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, brothers Clyde and Willard Laxton, sisters, Goldie Harrison, Mary Hipster, Thelma Forester, Geneva Levalle, Alice McFadden, Amy McSpadden, Alvie Laxton, Manie Laxton and her twin sister, Alma Laxton.
Wilma Loved being a Mother and she had very strong Faith.