Originally created 04/28/01

Mrs. Marie Wilson



DUBLIN, Ga. - Mrs. Marie Thigpen Wilson died Wednesday, April 25, 2001, in a local hospital. She was born in Jefferson County, Ga., and was the daughter of the late John Edward Thigpen and Mattie Florence Phillips Thigpen. She was pre-deceased by her husband, the late Robert Wilson. Survivors include son and daughter-in-law, John E. and Peggy A. Myers of Dublin, Ga.; daughter and son-in-law, Dorothy L. and Paul E. Petersen of Augusta, Ga.; a sister, Helen Thigpen Rountree of Adel, Ga.; 12 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery in Avera, Ga. with the Rev. Billy Glosson officiating. Interment will be in Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery in Avera, Ga. The family requests that, in lieu of flowers, donations be made to First Christian Church in Dublin, Ga. in memory of Mrs. Wilson. Adams Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. The Augusta Chronicle-April 28, 2001