Wanda Lee (Weddle) Wesley, age 86, of 1245 Iliff Ave, Cincinnati, Ohio, passed away on July 12, 2023 at home.
She was born in Science Hill, KY on November 8, 1936 to John Morris Weddle and Thelma Ellen (Wesley) Weddle, both of whom preceded in death.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Eddie Wesley. They were married 32 years. They were married on January 2, 1965 in Henderville, Tennessee.
She is survived by her two daughters, Susan Amanda Wesley of Taylor Mill, KY, and Christine Wesley of Cincinnati, Ohio; 3 grandchildren, Ricke Anthony Schmidt, Jr., Ryan Alexander (Sydney) Schmidt, and Jamilyn Nicole Hoffman; four sisters, Eula Maxine Hendricks, Linda Lou (Kingsley) Bost, Betty Sue (Coy) Mofield, Juda Marie (Eddie) Godbey and a brother, Paul Edward Weddle; two sisters-in-law, Faustine Weddle and Mildred Weddle; seven step-children; and also survived by many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Lenora (Merl) McClain and two brothers, Ray Charles Weddle and Floyd Dee Weddle; and a brother-in-law, James Hendricks; six stepchildren, three of her stepchildren, Mary Ann (Leroy) Goetz, Hoy (Pam) Wesley, and Darlene (Dale) Bryant had lived with her in their life.
She retired from R.L. Polk & Company in 1995. She was a data entry analyst. She started at Frisch's in 1955 as a car hop.
She was baptized at Seven Hills Church in Florence, KY in 2015. Her passions were gardening, gambling at the local casinos at the Sizzlers 7 slot machine, her dogs, and loving her grandchildren. She loved watching the Cincinnati Reds, UK college basketball, Westerns, and was a huge Alan Jackson fan. Throughout the years, she was proud to say she attended 29 of his concerts.
A funeral service will be held 1:30 PM Sunday, July 23, 2023 in the chapel of Morris & Hislope Funeral Home.
The family will receive friends Saturday, July 22, 2023 at Morris & Hislope Funeral Home from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM; and Sunday, July 23, 2023 from 12:30 PM until services at 1:30 PM
Burial will take place in Sardis Cemetery.
Morris & Hislope Funeral Home is honored to assist the family with arrangements.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at: www.morrisandhislope.com.