She was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church. She loved flowers and was an avid gardener.
She was preceded in deathy by her parents, James P. and Irene Elrod McDonald.
She is survived by her husband of 59 years, P.W. Wilson, of Benton; two daughters and spouses: Donna and Kim Randolph of Cleveland, and Susan and Tim Rayburn of Mebane, N.C.; five grandchildren: Jason Randolph and wife, Katie, of Atlanta, Jeremy Randolph and wife, Kathryn, of Cleveland, Bethany Hogan and husband, John, of Cleveland, Chad Rayburn of Atlanta, and Michael Rayburn and wife, Lauren, of Haw River, N.C.; and seven great-grandchildren: Abi and Max Randolph, Ella and Sam Randolph, Noah and Henry Hogan, and Elijah Rayburn.
Graveside service will be conducted Monday, Jan. 7, 2013, at 2:30 p.m. at Cedar Grove Cemetery in Athens with the Rev. Steve Brown officiating. Jason Randolph, Jeremy Randolph, Chad Rayburn, Michael Rayburn, John Hogan and Tim Rayburn will serve as pallbearers.
Her family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. Monday at Ralph Buckner Funeral Home of Etowah.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Wilson family guestbook at www.ralphbuckner.com.