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Eva Jean (Wilson) Thetford

August 30, 1938 — January 30, 2022


Eva “Jean” Thetford (Wilson), 83, of Paducah went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, January 30th,

Jean was retired from Paducah and Louisville Railroad where she worked as the President’s
Secretary. She was a member of Community Life Church and a devoted wife, mother, grandmother,
great-grandmother, sister, and friend.

Jean is survived by her husband of 31 years, Tom Thetford; one son, Greg Weaver (Rita); one
granddaughter, Caitlin Dillman; three great-grandchildren Bentley Weaver-Francis, Caleb Dillman, and
Anthony Dillman; one sister, Donna Brannam; three step-children, Tony Thetford (Suzie), Thom Thetford
(Jennifer), and Kaye Thetford; step-grandchildren Zach Strahan, Laura Revolt (Jax), Kaytland MacDonald;
and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Albert and Lama Wilson; several aunts, uncles, and cousins;
and her first husband, Dennis “Buddy” Weaver.

Per Jeans wishes, she will be cremated; a Memorial Service is being held Friday, February 4th, 2022 at
Community Life Church in Paducah, KY at 3:00PM. Food will be provided.

Online condolences may be left at

Lindsay Funeral Home of Paducah is in charge of arrangements.

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