Mrs. Chatherine Virinia Wilson, age 83 of Summerville, passed away Saturday evening in the local nursing home. She was a native of Chattooga County born to the late Earl Freeman and Annie Ruth Bullard Newsome on June 14, 1925.
She was a member of the Northside Church of Christ and a graduate of Summerville High School. She also attended the Carrol Lynn Business School of Rome. Mrs. Wilson was a retired bookeeper for the former Wilson Motor Company and was preceded in death by a daughter, the late Brenda Wilson. Also by a sister, the late Maxine Newsome Marshall and a brother the late Edwin Earl Newsome, Sr. and by a nephew the late Edwin Earl Newsome, Jr. and a niece the late Nedra Wilson.
Surivng are husband, Ewert Quinton Wilson, Sr, daughter and son in law, Becky and Gary Duke, son and daughter in law, Ewart Quinton Wilson, JR and Susan Wilson all of Summerville. Also a sister, Charlotte Brand of Covington, GA, grandchildren Wendi Harkins, Shelley Wilson, Kyle Duke, Erin Shireman, Jeremiah Wilson, great grandchildren, Alex Wilson, Chandler Mitchell, Katherine Duke, Addyson Shireman, Adrianna Shireman, and Nicholas Duke and a special cousin Mike Dillard along with several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral servies will be held Tuesday at 1:30 PM from the JD Hill Memorial Chapel of the Earle Rainwater Funeral Home with Ministers Ron Fisher and Tommy Broome officiating. Intemrent in the Summerville Cemetery. Active pallbearers: Jon Payne, Dee Windle, Lan Cordle, Rex Evans, Mike Wilson, and Jamie Renslow. Honorary Pallbearers: Dr. W.M. Payne, Dr. Bruce Lee, Bobby Lee Cook, Ralph Kellett, Don Baker, Barry Duke, Buddy Windle, Bron Love, Rose Willingham, Preston Greer, Betty Nally and the Staff of the Oak View Nursing Home. Visitation will be Monday from 6 until 8 PM at the Funeral Home.
Earle Rainwater Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.