Molly Elosia Wilson

Molly Elosia Wilson, 36, of Iola, died on Thursday, December 27, 2018, at her home in Iola. She was born October 18, 1982, in Clinton, Mo., the daughter of John Daniel Tadlock and Laura Lynn Hughes Tadlock. The family moved from Weaubleau, Mo., to Yates Center, when she was two years old. She attended Yates Center schools and graduated from Yates Center High School with the Class of 2001. Following high school, she was united in marriage to Chuck Wilson. They became the parents of three children. They were later divorced and she moved back to Yates Center. She is survived by her children, Raylea Elosia, Devon Raymond, and Morgan Ray Wilson, all of the home; her mother and step-father, Lynn and Mark Hobbs of Yates Center; three brothers, John Tadlock of Gardner, Issac Tadlock of Lexington, Mo., and Gabe Hobbs of Eureka; her children’s step-mother, Lyndsay Wilson of Iola, grandparents, Mary Ann Hayes Hughes and Seth Hayes, Reeds Point, Ore., and Floyd and Helen Hobbs, Yates Center. She was preceded in death by her father, John Tadlock, who died in the same tragedy as her; and her brother, Seth Daniel Tadlock. Funeral services were held Thursday, January 3, 2019, at the Cowboy Church in Toronto. Burial followed in Yates Center Cemetery. The family met with friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, January 2, at Campbell Funeral Home in Yates Center. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions are requested for the Molly Wilson Children’s Education Fund which may be sent in care of Campbell Funeral Home, PO Box 188, Yates Center, KS 66783. Online condolences may be left at

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