Wilda Brown Loomis

Tuesday, October 8, 1929 - Monday, August 12, 2019

Loved Our World

Photo of Wilda Brown Loomis  - 1929-2019

Canton- Wilda Kate Brown Loomis, age 89, passed away Monday, August 12, 2019 in the comfort of her home.

Mrs. Loomis was born October 8, 1929 in Haywood County to the late Walker Brown and the late Eulalia McCracken Brown. Wilda was Graduate of Furman University in South Carolina, and later earned her Master’s Degree from Western Carolina University. Wilda had resided in Florida until remaking her home in Haywood County for the last 42 years. Mrs. Loomis had been employed as a speech pathologist, helping many children with speech difficulties for Madison County School Systems until her retirement. Wilda had deeply concerned herself about ecology and the natural world, with which she held a great passion. Her kindness and caring nature will be deeply missed.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her three sisters, Janette Henson, Lois Long, and Ruth Welch.

Surviving are her two sons, Michael Loomis of Canton, and John Loomis of Portland, OR; and a granddaughter of her own name, Wilda Kate Loomis.

A gathering of family and friends will be held from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at Woodland Baptist Church. A reception will follow at the church.

Crawford / Ray Funeral Home and Cremation Service is honored to be caring for the Loomis family.

Condolences from family and friends


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Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time of grief.
Pisgah High Class of 1980
So sorry for your lost. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Tammie Thomas Robitshek
An extraordinary person that I am so lucky to have known, and who I will miss deeply. Wishing peace and courage to her family.
Marjorie Levreau
Michael - my sympathy to you and your family.
Joe Trostel
All of her friends from Madison Co. will miss her greatly. She was fun to talk to and work with. She was very proud of her sons and grandchild. May God Bless and keep you. We are sorry for your loss.
Marge Utterback
I am sorry for your loss. WIlda was an amazing person and wonderful grandmother. I am so happy to have known her and for the time WIlda Kate had with her. Sending love.
Beverly Pearman