Kathleen E. Wilson

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Kathleen Elizabeth Wilson, 99, of Greer, SC, passed away peacefully on July 19, 2021.

She was born Kathleen Elizabeth Davis April 3, 1922, in Reidville, SC, to Richmon and Bessie Davis, the youngest of eight children. In 1940, she graduated from Reidville High School.

She married the love of her life, Charles Hilton Wilson of Duncan, SC in 1947. Charles and Kathleen both were employed by Lyman Printing and Finishing Company in Lyman, SC for many years. The couple had two beloved daughters, Sheila and Janice. Kathleen was a loving and supportive mother to her daughters.

A devoted Baptist, she was a member of Fairview Baptist Church in Greer, SC for many years where she faithfully participated in the Sunday School.

Kathleen loved going on long walks with friends through her Greer neighborhood. She is remembered fondly for her warmth and kindness and will be missed greatly by her family and friends.

She is survived by her daughter Sheila Dobson (Marion) of Moore, SC, and grandson Travis Dobson (Evangelia) of Winhall, VT.

Kathleen is preceded in death by her parents, siblings, daughter Janice Wilson, and husband Charles Wilson.

A graveside service will be held 11 a.m. Friday, July 23, 2021, at Hillcrest Memory Gardens conducted by Dr. Eddie Leopard.

Visitation will be held after the service at the cemetery.

Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

Online condolences may be made at www.thewoodmortuary.com.

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