Merideth E. Wilfong


The Rev. Merideth E. Wilfong, 90, of Nashville, died Sept. 10, 2016, at Wilshire of Lakewood of Lee’s Summit, Missouri.

Survivors include his wife, Lois (Jean) Richeson-Wilfong; children, Gwen Brinkman, Katherine Wilfong and Deborah Annette Wilfong; stepchildren, Ron (Jill) Richeson, Sherri (Dave) Heidenreich and Debbie (Mike) Wey; 12 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren; sister, Marion (Charles) Martin; and brother, John Wilfong.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Rachel Chadwick Wilfong; and one daughter.

A memorial service was conducted at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Washington Avenue Baptist Church in Johnston City, Illinois. Interment was at Lakeview Cemetery in Johnston City, Illinois. Pastor Tim Conboy will conduct an additional memorial service at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, at New Life Community Church, 1450 N. State Road 135, Nashville.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Country Gospel Church, P.O. Box 1684, Nashville, IN 47448.

Local arrangements have been entrusted to Meredith-Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center in Morgantown.