Carolyn Hinson Wilson


Mrs. Carolyn Hinson Wilson, 86, passed away Thursday, Jan 10, 2019, in the Langdale Hospice House, Valdosta, GA, following an extended illness.
Mrs. Wilson was born April 12, 1932, in Homerville, GA to the late Lawrence H. Hinson and Wilma Smith Hinson. She had attended the South Georgia Women's College in Valdosta and was the co-owner of Wilson Motor Company. She was a charter member of the Homerville Free Will Baptist Church where she had served as a Sunday School Teacher and was a charter member of the Homerville Exchange Club. She was preceded in death by her husband: William Wilson, Jr.; one son-in-law: Josh B. Griffis, Sr.; and one brother: Harmon Hinson.
Survivors are two daughters and sons-in-law: Melonie W. & Johnny Mack Brown, DuPont, GA and Bambi G. & Harlon Conner, Homerville, GA; one sister and brother-in-law: Joann H. & Chuck O'Keefe, Tallahassee, FL; two sisters-in-law: Marilu W. Hinson and Shirley Wilson, both of Homerville, GA; five grandchildren: Brian Brown, Dion & Emily Griffis, Wilson & Betsy, Griffis, Amy Caroline & Joey Fitzgerald and Rebecca & Adam Graham; fourteen great grandchildren: Josh Griffis, Wil Griffis, Cade Griffis, Carter Griffis, Ellie Grace Griffis, Collin Brown, Nick Brown, Molly Fitzgerald, Agendo Fitzgerald, Lincoln Fitzgerald, Chancely Fitzgerald, Lauren Graham, Caroline Graham and Katherine Grae Graham; a number of nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Funeral services for Mrs. Wilson will be held Saturday, January 12, 2019 at three o'clock at the Homerville Free Will Baptist Church.
Interment will be in the Shiloh Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends Saturday, January 12, 2019, from 2 till 3 p.m. at the Homerville Free Will Baptist Church.
Donations may be made to the Homerville Free Will Baptist Church, P.O Box 354, Homerville, GA 31634.
Sympathy maybe expressed by signing the online registry at
Roundtree Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Published on January 10, 2019
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