Martha Phyllis Wilson, 71, passed away peacefully February 25, 2022 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Union County. A memorial service for Ms. Wilson will be planned for a later date.
Ms. Wilson was born May 19, 1950 in Memphis, TN, to the late Fredrick and Martha Celene Kee Gabriel. She was a graduate of Whitehaven Public School System and also a graduate of Southwest Tennessee Community College with an Accounting Degree. Ms. Wilson worked at the Southern College of Optometry from 1975 until 2003 as a financial aide counselor as long as her health permitted.
A Christian, Ms. Wilson was a faithful member of Ashland Church Of Christ and lived her life according to the teachings of the Bible. She will always be remembered as the lady that "handed out bouncy balls with smiley faces"and found much pleasure in doing this to make people smile. Ms. Wilson was known to care about everyone. Not only did she raise her children but also her children's friends were very familiar faces in her home.
Those left to cherish her memory include one daughter, Dawn Quillian (Paton) of Ashland, one son, James "Andy" Wilson of Ashland, one brother, James "Gabe" Gabriel of Greer, SC, four grandchildren,, Bailey Eubanks (Emily), Aidan Eubanks, River Phillips (Kayla), and Destiny Phillips, two great grandchildren, AddAlee "Addie" and Kash, her special feline "Monkey" and a host of nieces and nephews.
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