Hibbett & Hailey Funeral Home

429 Donelson Pike, Nashville, TN


Wilma Irene Sears

30 January, 193816 May, 2020
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Mrs. Wilma Irene Sears, age 82 of Donelson, passed away Saturday, May 16, 2020.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Ridley James Carnell and Birdie B Herrell Carnell, and brother, James Bruce Carnell.

Mrs. Sears is survived by her loving husband of 57 years, James N. Sears, and four devoted nieces, Dolores Carnell, Sheila Lee, Thelma Carnell and Velma Bishop.

Visitation will be at Hibbett & Hailey Funeral Home on Tuesday, May 19, 2020 from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

Graveside Services will be held at Spring Hill Cemetery on Wednesday, May 20, 2020 at 10:00 am with Pastor Keith Cameron officiating.


  • Gathering of Family & Friends

    Tuesday, 19 May , 2020

  • Graveside Service

    Wednesday, 20 May , 2020


Wilma Irene Sears

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Diane DelGrosso

22 May 2020

I knew this incredibly sweet woman as a nurse working for Miss Wilma's doctor for many years. She never failed to brighten my day and I loved her dearly. She was one in a million. Mr. Sears, I am so very sorry for the loss of the love of your life. My prayers go out to you and your nieces.

Diane DelGrosso

Patricia / Sissy Parrish. /Pemberton

18 May 2020

So sorry to hear about Wilma she’s always been a special person she was special to me James I know you’re going to be lost without her but she will always be in your heart this is sissy Robert Pemberton‘s daughter Beulah Leaver granddaughter I wish I could be at funeral but right now I can’t but you will be in my thoughts and prays tell Dolores to give me a call 615-3362104. So sorry for your loss