- About Us
Arlene (Williams) WilesMay 24, 1928 ~ September 17, 2017 (age 89)
Arlene Williams Wiles was born May 24, 1928 in Trout, West Virginia. She was the youngest of ten children born to Alonzo and Rebecca Williams. She married Richard Wiles in 1949, and they had two children. Arlene returned to college after the birth of their second child. She became an elementary school teacher and later a diagnostician for the Manatee County School Board where she was employed for more than 30 years.
Arlene was a committed Christian and an active member of Samoset Baptist Church. She went to be with the Lord September 17, 2017. Left behind to miss her are her children, Ron Wiles and his wife Sandy, Debi Wiles Mougia and her husband, Wayne. Grandchildren include Lisa Elms, Christie Carico, and her husband Tim, Becky McCumber, and Regan McGahan, and six great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 10 AM until the time of the service at 11 AM on Saturday, Sept. 23rd at Samoset First Baptist Church located at 3200 15th St. E. in Bradenton.