Originally created 03/15/05

Mrs. Leila Wilson (WAYNESBORO, Ga.)



WAYNESBORO, Ga. - Leila Skinner Delaigle Wilson, 67, entered into rest on Monday, March 14, 2005 at her residence. Born on December 20, 1937 in Millan, GA to the late Ezra Skinner and Fannie Royal Ward Skinner, Mrs. Wilson was a member of Crossroads Baptist Church. Mrs. Wilson was a homemaker, loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother and also enjoyed fishing. Mrs. Wilson was preceded in death by a daughter, Janice Delaigle, brother, E.W. Skinner, sisters, Annie Lee Smith and Helen Anglin. Survivors include her husband of 32 years Franklin Wilson, children, Joan Dixon (Charles), Nicky Delaigle, Faye Horton, Kitty Quick, Donald Wilson (Sherry) all of Waynesboro, Lisa Thomas ( T.C.) and Linda Ryle both of Hephzibah, sister, Betty Jean Royal McMillian ( Otis ) of Sardis, 14 Grandchildren, 16 Great Grandchildren. Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, March 16, 2005 at 3:00 P.M. at Crossroads Baptist Church with Rev. Dan Bowan and Bro. Mike Andrews officiating. Interment will follow in Burke Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers being asked to serve are Jimmy Odom, Ted Perkins, Dave Henry, Ronnie Baxley, Willard Skinner, Cleve Royal, Jr., Greg Coursey and Robert Hickman. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday evening from 6-9 PM. Memorial may be made to Crossroads Baptist Church 1285 Winter Road Hephzibah, GA 30815. DeLoach-Kennedy Funeral Home 842 Liberty Street Waynesboro, GA, is in charge of arrangements. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle March 15, 2005