Zelma Charlene Wilburn

Zelma Charlene “Memaw” (Kuhn) Wilburn, age 87, of New Braunfels, TX, passed away November 25, 2022. She was surrounded by her loved ones and is now at peace.

Memaw was born on February 15, 1935, in Sunflower, Mississippi, being the third of seven children. She was a loving mother to four, attentive grandmother to twelve, and protective great grandmother to twenty. She cherished spending time with her family, cooking, shopping, dancing, and singing. She loved life and appreciated everyone in it. Her patience was unmatched, and her door was always open for family who needed. You truly are an extraordinary woman, you are forever loved, and always remembered.

She is survived by her sisters, JoAnne (Kuhn) Brown, Rosa Mae (Kuhn) Morris, brothers, James Herbert Kuhn and Billy Joe Kuhn. Her son and daughter-in-law, Jimmy and Cindy Wilburn, her daughter and son-in-law, Patricia and Chuck Romero, her daughter and son-in-law, Trina and Joe Shults, her daughter and partner, Deanna Wilburn, and Robbie James.

She is preceded in death by her former husband, Jimmy, her parents Robert Kuhn Sr. and Rosalie (Long) Kuhn, her brothers, Robert Kuhn Jr., and Sidney Allen Kuhn Sr.

A celebration of Memaw’s life will be held at Boone Funeral Home, Leland on Saturday, December 3, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. with visitation from 10:00 am to 11:00 am. Burial will be in the Hollandale City Cemetery.