The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

September 4, 2013

Annie M. Wilson


Star Beacon

ASHTABULA — Annie Mae Wilson, age 77, of West 40th St., Ashtabula, Ohio, passed away Monday, Sept. 3, 2013, at Country Club Retirement Center.

She was born August 13, 1936, in Louisville, Miss., the daughter of Buck and Emma (Coleman) Miller and had been an Ashtabula resident since 1954.

Prior to her retirement, she worked at Zehrco Plastics and previously at Garfield’s Restaurant, Rockwell, and Yoder Brothers Greenhouse.

A spiritual person of great faith and member of Peoples Missionary Baptist Church, she served on the Deaconess Board and sang in the choir. She led many to Christ in her inspirational and uplifting way. Annie was a wonderful wife and homemaker, spoiling her nieces and nephews and disciplining them with love.

Her survivors include her husband, Deacon George Wilson, whom she married March 7, 1959; one sister, Ossie B. Davis, and one brother, Robert (Betty) Miller, both of Louisville, Miss.; two brothers-in-law, Robert Wilson of Detroit, Mich., and William Allen (Daphne) Wilson of Ashtabula; one sister-in-law, Deloris Yancey of Detroit, Mich.; and numerous nieces, nephews and god-children.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Pearlie Mae Coleman and Cora Lee McMillan; three brothers, Buster, Willie and Sam Miller; and her parents.

A Calling Hour will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. with a Service at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 7th, at Peoples Missionary Baptist Church, 3837 West Ave.,  Ashtabula. The Rev. Dr. German Womack, Pastor, will officiate. Burial will be in Greenlawn Memory Gardens Cemetery, North Kingsville.

Contributions may be made to the Peoples Baptist Church Bus Ministry.

DUCRO FUNERAL SERVICES AND CREMATORY, 4524 Elm Ave., Ashtabula, is in charge of arrangements. Obituary and condolences at www.ducro.com and starbeacon.com.