SPRING HOPE --Hulda Strickland Wilson, 99, died Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at her home. A graveside service will be Sunday, April 7, at 2:30 p.m. at Oak Dale Cemetery, Spring Hope. Dr. Benjamin Quinn will conduct the service. Visitation with the family will be 1 to 2 p.m. at Spring Hope Funeral Home Sunday prior to the service at the cemetery.
She earned a teaching degree from East Carolina Teachers College (now East Carolina University). She taught high school at Gold Sand, Spring Hope, Middlesex and Southern Nash.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Howard Cecil Wilson; parents, Arthur and Clara Benton Strickland; brothers, Theron and Carl Strickland; sisters, Mattie Lee Stallings, Estelle Pearce, Margaret Strickland and Helen Anderson; her daughter, Jane Moss; and two grandchildren.
Surviving: sons, H. Cecil Wilson Jr. (Beverly) and Edgar Wilson; seven grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
Flowers are welcome or memorials may be made to Holly Grove Baptist Church, 1640 Holly Road, Spring Hope, NC 27882 or Peachtree Baptist Church, 3523 Hwy. 581 North, Spring Hope, NC 27882.
Funeral arrangements entrusted to Spring Hope Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made to www.springhopefh.com.