Louise Minter Wilson, 96, died Saturday with her family surrounding her. A native of Essex County, VA, she was daughter to the late Cleveland & Nettie Walton Minter. Louise was a true farmer’s wife who loved her family, church, and friends. She was a woman whose talents were too many & varied to list. She was a compassionate, intelligent, & witty woman. She retired from Corinth Holders-Elementary School after 20 years with nutritional services. Louise was preceded in death by husband, Valton Wilson, stepsons, Eugene & Kenneth Wilson, siblings, Cleveland Minter, Pearl Chenault, & Virginia Richards.
She is survived by her daughters, Daphne Wilson of Middlesex, Kaydene Dean (Larry) of Wendell, Connie Morton (Richard) of Hagerstown MD, Julie Hernandez (Caesar) of Wilson, Regina Dunn (Garret) of Chapel Hill, 12 grandchildren, & 17 great grandchildren.
Flowers welcomed or memorials may be made to a charity of choice.
Funeral service 3 pm, Monday, Strickland Funeral Home Chapel, 211 W. Third St., Wendell with visitation from 1:30 -2:45 pm, prior the service. Entombment will follow in Watkins Chapel Baptist Church Cemetery. www.strickland funeralhomes.net