Anna Jean Johnson Wilson, age 79, died Monday afternoon. Born March 26, 1936 in Johnston County to the late Leslie and Mildred Johnson, she was the widow of Lawrence Holmes Wilson and was preceded in death by her son, Lawrence Holmes Wilson, Jr. Anna was a graduate of Wilson’s Mills High School class of 1954.
A graveside services will be conducted at 11:00am Saturday in the Wilson’s Mills Cemetery with the Reverend Billie Lawson to officiate. The family will receive friends at the home following the service.
Surviving is her son, Thomas Edison Meece, Jr and his wife Tamara of Willow Springs; daughters, Leslie Jean Meece Tapley and her husband, Daryl of Wilson’s Mills; Anna Michele Wilson Horton and her husband, David of Angier; and Sheila Johnson Wilson Flowers and her husband, John of Garner. Also surviving are her sisters, Betty Toler and Esther Pearce both of Princeton, 8 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends Friday from 6:00pm-8:00pm at the Parrish Funeral Home in Selma.
Memorial contributions can be made to American Lung Association in North Carolina, 401 Hawthorne Ln., Suite 110 - #298, Charlotte NC 28204 or the Wilson’s Mills Alumni Association, PO Box 429 Wilson’s Mills, NC 27593.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at parrishfh.com.