Wanda Edmiston

Obituary of Wanda Lee Edmiston

Wanda Lee (Minshall) Edmiston went to be with the Lord September 7, 2020 at the age of 96. She was born November 17, 1923 to Raymond & Gertrude Ilene (Stacy) Minshall in Montgomery City, MO and lived in Tulsa, OK. A member of SpiritLife Church (formerly known as Evangelistic Temple) for many years she served faithfully and was a vital part of its membership; especially in their Storehouse, a community outreach. Her and husband, Alvin “Al” L. Edmiston, Jr. established and operated Edmiston Excavating Service until his retirement in 1989. She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband; her sons, Jack Edmiston and Billy Edmiston; and her sister and brother-in-law, Norma & Norbert Soerries. She is survived by her daughter-in-law and her husband, Sally & Dan Wallace; her grandchildren, Jennifer Ilene (Edmiston) Melton and William Russell “Rusty” Edmiston and their spouses, Robert Melton II and Amy Edmiston; and her great grandchildren, Trey & Breanne Melton and Hayes & Everly Edmiston. Wanda will lie in state 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Thursday, September 10 at Ninde Brookside Funeral Home with the family receiving friends from 5-7 p.m. and a graveside service will be held 10:00 a.m. Friday, September 11, 2020 at Floral Haven Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations be made to SpiritLife Church Storehouse, 5345 S. Peoria, Tulsa, OK 74105. Ninde Brookside, 918-742-5556.