MARY P. WILSON
ZEBULON - Mary Frances Pearce Woodlief Wilson, 85, died Monday, Nov. 22, 2010. Funeral service was Friday, Nov. 26, at Strickland Funeral Home in Wendell. Interment followed in Pearce Baptist Church cemetery.
A native of Franklin County, she was daughter to the late Joe and Florence Perry Pearce. She worked many years at Devil Dog.
She was preceded in death by her husband of over 19 years, Lemon Alvis Woodlief, and her husband of over 29 years, Donald Edward Wilson; son, Harvey Woodlief; sisters, Helen Leonard and Florine Johnson; and a brother, Joe Lee Pearce.
Surviving: sons, William “Puddin” Woodlief (Ella) of Zebulon, Joseph Woodlief (Debra) of Spring Hope, and Andy Woodlief (Brenda) of Zebulon; daughters, Marie Strickland (Roger), Evelyn Richards (Terry), and Barbara Barnes (Horace), all of Zebulon; sister, Mattie Whitley of the Pearces Community; 11 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; two step-grandchildren; seven step-great-grandchildren.
Flowers or memorials to Heartland Home Healthcare & Hospice, 3200 Atlantic Ave., #100, Raleigh, NC 27604.
Arrangements handled by Strickland Funeral Home, Wendell. www.stricklandfuneralhomes.net