The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)


March 22, 2013

Thelma Wilkins

Thursday, March 21, 2013 — Thelma Lee Hudson Wilkins, age 85, of Albemarle, passed away on Tuesday, March 19, 2013, at Stanly Regional Medical Center.   

The family received friends at Hartsell Funeral Home of Albemarle on Thursday, March 21, 2013, from 6-8 p.m. At other times the family will meet at the home of her daughter, Shelia Morgan Fraley.

The funeral service will be in Hartsell Funeral Home’s Lefler Memorial Chapel on Friday, March 22, 2013, at 2 p.m. Pastor Joe Smith will officiate and the burial will follow in Hudson Cemetery, Aquadale.

Thelma was born on March 3, 1928, to the late Floy Hudson and the late Bertha Hudson. She is also preceded in death by a son, Jerry Wayne Morgan and two sisters, Annie Hudson and Vallie Hudson.

She is survived by a son, Dale McCoy Morgan of Lexington; two daughters, Libby Widener of Meadowview, Va. and Shelia Fraley of Denton; brother, Irvin Hudson of Mt. Gilead; sisters, Colleen Treece of Salisbury and Emma Fraley of New London; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.  

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Stanly County, 960 N. First St., Albemarle, NC 28001.

Hartsell Funeral Home of Albemarle is serving the Wilkins family.

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