Obit: Cora Wilson

Obit: Cora Wilson

December 1st, 2012 in Obituaries
Location: Georgia

FORT OGLETHORPE Cora Nellie Massingill Wilson, took Jesus hand and stepped into Heaven on Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012 at the age of 82.Formerly from the Lakeview/Fort Oglethorpe area, Nellie was born to Everett and CoraNell McDonald in Stone Mountain, Ga. Nellie was a loving, caring lady of grace and one of God's warriors.She was preceded in death by her first husband, Augustus "AC" Massingill and five of her siblings.She is survived by her husband of 29 years, Charles F. Wilson; sister, Norma Bryson; children, Augustus "Buddy" (Diane) Massingill, Kathy Massingill Cooper, Scott Massingill and Brenda (Charles) Brown. Nellie was blessed with seven grandchildren and 18 great-grandbabies. Also cherishing her memory are many nieces and nephews, friends, extended family and her church family of Maranatha Baptist Church (Jacksonville). Special thanks to the care and comfort givers at the Community Hospice of Northeast Florida, Earl B. Hadlow Center and loving gratitude to her niece, Debbie Wilkinson for her continuous care.A graveside service will be held 11 a.m. Monday at Lakewood Memory Gardens South.The family will receive friends from 3-6 p.m. on Sunday at Heritage Funeral Home on Battlefield Parkway.