Moultrie Observer


November 14, 2012

Mary Kathleen Mills Wilson

MEIGS — Mary Kathleen Mills Wilson, 87, of Meigs, died Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012, at her home.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 17, at Cobb Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Curt McCollough officiating. Interment will follow in Zion Grove Cemetery. Casketbearers will be Charlie Dudley, Christopher Dudley, Nicholas Wilson, Charlie Greenlaw, Steven Wolfe and Jim Goss. Donnie Griner and Glynn Griner will serve as honorary casketbearers.

Born Feb. 25, 1925, in Tuscaloosa, Ala., she was the daughter of the late Jessie Mills and Mae Stroup Mills. She was a retired real estate broker and was a member of Zion Grove Assembly of God.

“She was blessed with God’s wisdom and showed great kindness towards others,” her family remembered of her. “She was extremely classy and was a true southern lady.”

She was preceded in death by one daughter, Barbara Francis Cain; and one brother, Cooper Mills.

Survivors include her husband, Jesse L. Wilson of Meigs; two sons, Fred R. Dudley of Havana, Fla., and William H. Wilson and wife Kathleen of Ochlocknee; three daughters, Mary Ann Goss and husband James of Moultrie, Carolyn Faye Phillips and husband Waymon of Cape Coral, Fla., and Judith Ann Wolfe and husband Larry of Bradenton, Fla.; a daughter-in-law, Carol Dudley of Tallahassee; 12 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the funeral service, on Saturday, at Cobb Funeral Chapel.

Memorial contributions may be made to Southern Care Hospice, 412 First St., S.E., Moultrie, Ga., 31768.

Cobb Funeral Chapel has been entrusted with arrangements.

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