Rachel Lewis Wilson
Rachel Lewis Wilson
  • May 5, 1939 - May 14, 2017
  • North Carolina

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Mrs. Rachel Lewis Wilson, 78, went to be with her Lord Sunday, May 14, 2017 at the Hinkle Hospice Home following several months of declining health.
Rachel was born in Brooklyn, PA, May 5, 1939, a daughter of the late Harold Jeremiah Lewis and Gladys Cole Lewis. She was the head cook at Hobe Sound Bible College for many years. Rachel was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She attended Faith Community Chapel. A son, Paul Wilson, preceded her in death.
Surviving are her husband of 58 years, Raymond Carl Wilson; a daughter, Priscilla Oliver and her husband Tom; two sons, Ralph Wilson and his wife Lydia and Philip Wilson and wife Jody; a daughter in law, Cindy Hartley and her husband Bruce; two sisters, Charlotte Smith and Dawn Horrock and her husband Ken; two brothers, George Lewis and his wife Margie and Donnie Lewis and his wife Bonnie; nine grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.
A Celebration of Rachel's life will be held Tuesday at 2 p.m. in the Faith Community Chapel by Rev. Jonathan Heath. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at Thomasville Funeral Home Monday from 6 until 8 p.m. Memorials may be directed to Carolina Christian Academy, 367 Academy Dr., Thomasville, NC 27360.