She was a member of West Cleveland Baptist Church.
She retired from Charleston Hosiery after several years of service.
She was the daughter of the late William Walter Giles and Mamie Anise Humphrey Giles.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William Woodrow “Bill” Willson; and brothers: Charles Edward Giles and William Walter Giles Jr.
Survivors include her children: Brenda Mason and Dean Willson and wife, Linda, all of Cleveland; five grandchildren: Buddy Mason Jr., Michelle Mason, Amanda Kathleen Cook, Michael Willson and Steven Willson; several great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild and several nieces also survive.
The funeral will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, April 20, 2012, in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral Home with the Rev. Arris Cavender officiating.
Interment will follow in Hilcrest Memorial Gardens with a white dove release ceremony concluding the service.
Michael Willson, Steven Willson, Preston Willson, Damien Crump, Taylor Mason and Kolynn Cook will serve as pallbearers.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 this evening at the funeral home.
You are invited to send a message of condolence and view the Willson family guest book at www.ralphbuckner.com.