Marvita Janie Crawford Wilson

Marvita Janie Crawford Wilson, 80, passed away Monday, Aug. 6, 2018.

Mrs. Wilson was born Oct. 6, 1937 in Jackson County to the late Willie Crawford and Ada Jane Stewart Crawford.

She was a loving homemaker, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She loved flowers, birds, gardening, being around people and family members. Marvita was a member of Pine Creek Baptist Church.

Survivors include her daughter, Debbie Dills (Bruce) of Franklin; Michael Wilson of Cashiers; five grandchildren, Ashlie Mitchell Lanning, Bobby Wilson, Chance Wilson, Miley Wilson, Megan Griffis; three great-grandchildren, Carleigh Wilson, Addie Wilson, Ada Jayne Lanning; and three siblings, Helen Holmes, Ray Crawford and Laverne Shephard.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Pam Griffis; and a grandson, Anthony Alexander.

A memorial service is planned for 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 18 at Pine Creek Baptist Church with the Rev. Aaron Langston officiating. The family will receive friends following the service at the church.

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