Wylidean B. Wynne, 92, of St. Simons Island passed away on Oct. 4, 2017, at Hospice of the Golden Isles in Brunswick.

Mrs. Wynne was the second of eight children born to William B. and Ellen Smith Bridges of Crawfordsville, Ark. 

She was the loving and devoted wife of the late Lawland E."Pete" Wynne for 52 years, having spent 22 of those years in travel and support as a military wife, then retiring to Memphis, Tenn.

Mrs. Wynne was a member of Colonial Baptist Church in Memphis where she served as an adult Sunday school teacher for many years. She had more recently resided in south Georgia to be near family.              

Mrs. Wynne was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, daughter Ellen S. Little of Meridian, Miss., two sisters and two brothers. 

She is survived by her daughter, Jo Etta Wynne Thomason (James) of Kingsland, three sisters, six grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.  

A memorial service and private inurnment will be held at a later date at Crittenden Memorial Park in Marion, Ark.

The family requests that memorials be made to Colonial Baptist Church, 1503 Colonial Road, Memphis, TN 38117, or to Hospice of the Golden Isles, 1692 Glynco Parkway, Brunswick, GA 31525.

Allison Memorial Chapel and Funeral Home of St. Marys is in charge of arrangements.

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