Vivian Lea Combs Wilson


Vivian Lea Combs Wilson, 89, of Ocoee, departed this life peacefully on Monday, May 23, 2022, at her home.

She was born on Nov. 8, 1932, in Washington, Pennsylvania, to the late James and Florence Bowland Combs. Throughout life, Vivian was of the Methodist faith, an avid traveler, and a makeup artist for a local theatre company. She had a love for reading, working jigsaw puzzles and spending time in the yard working with her flowers that always grew in a magnificent manner. She cherished her children and enjoyed tremendously that time she was blessed to have spent with her grandchildren, whom she loved dearly.

Vivian was a well-known lady who was loved by all that was privileged to have known her and will be deeply missed.

In addition to her parents, James and Florence Combs, she was preceded by one son, Billy Don Wilson Jr.

Left to cherish the many memories include her children, Barbara Lea Wilson-Smith, Mitchell Lynn Wilson and Mary Kathleen Wilson; brother, Jim Sikora; grandchildren, Jessica Wilson, Jennifer Wilson-Johnson, Craig Goldsmith, Billy Goldsmith, Brittany Wilson and Billy Don Wilson III; great-grandchildren, Zachary Shuman, Ryland Johnson, Charlee Johnson and Kashton Goldsmith; sister, Shirley (Henry) Scheuermann; nephew, Thomas Sikora; best friend, Betty Miller; and a host of friends.

No services are planned at this time.

Expressions of sympathy may be shared with the family at

Higgins Funeral Home of Benton is in charge of arrangements.



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