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Died April 4, 2007

Margareite Lofton Wilson, 89, of 814 Devereaux St., died Thursday at Wayne Memorial Hospital.

Mrs. Wilson was preceded in death by her husband Richard Frank Wilson Sr., son the Rev. Stanley Ray Wilson, parents Percy Lofton and Kathelene Hargrove Lofton.

Services will be Tuesday at 2 p.m. at the Goldsboro Chapel Free Will Baptist Church. The Revs. Jerry O. Wilson and James Collins will be officiating. Burial will be in Wilson Family Cemetery in Turkey.

Ms. Wilson is survived by two daughters, Cornelius Eatmon and the Rev. Margaret Burden, both of Goldsboro; and three sons, the Rev. Jerry O. Wilson, of Greensboro, and Richard Frank Wilson Jr. and Roy Wilson, both of Goldsboro; as well as 12 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.

Viewing will be Monday from 2 to 6 p.m. The family will receive friends at the home of her daughter, Cornelius Eatmon, 813 Franklin St.

Published in Obituaries on April 8, 2007 8:56 AM