ROWLETT—Funeral services for Lila Wanda Mason, 85, of Richardson, Texas, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 19, at the First Baptist Church, 4309 Main St., in Rowlett, Texas, 75088 with Dr. Cole Hedgecock officiating. A graveside service will follow at 3 p.m. at the Nancy Smith Cemetery in Glen Rose. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 18, at Rest Haven Funeral Home-Rowlett Chapel.
Wanda was born in Glen Rose, Texas, to Bryant Wilson McCarty and Clara Bell (Syer) McCarty. Wanda was a member of the First Baptist Church of Rowlett and had a passion for her family and her work as a realtor.
She is survived by her children: Gary Babbitt and wife Betty of Rowlett, TX, Darrell Babbitt and wife Karen of Garland, TX, and Shirley Sadler and husband Charles of Dallas, TX; sister: Opal Phillips of Euless, TX; grandchildren: Glen Babbitt, Dennis Sadler, Lori Thompson, Beccy Sadler, Gregory Babbitt, Kim Mikeska and Shelby Babbitt; and great grandchildren: Megan Kerr, Ashlee Hilliard, Madison Sadler, Caitlin Thompson, Jacob Mikeska and Hailey Mikeska.
Wanda was preceded in death by her parents; brother: James McCarty; and her sisters: Mary Bright, Barbara Luttrell and Bonnie Sneath.