Matoka “Toka” Wilson Rhinehart of Rocky Springs Heights in Burnsville, N.C. died Thursday, February 8, 2018, at Mission Hospitals, Memorial Campus. She was born July 29, 1928, in Asheville, N.C., and resided there until 1960. She was the daughter of the late Augustus K. and Jessie Alley Wilson.
Toka attended Asheville city schools and was a 1945 graduate of Lee H. Edwards High School. She was an honor graduate of St. Genevieve of the Pines School for Secretaries. She was a member of Burnsville First Baptist Chruch.
Toka was married to Robert L. Rhinehart, who died December 01, 2001. She is survived by her brother, A. K. (Kendall) Wilson and his wife Theresa M. of Brandon, Mississippi, and a sister-in-law, Judith P. Rhinehart, of Canton, N.C. She is survived by special cousins in Iredell and Catawba Counties. Gratitude and appreciation is extended to friend and neighbor, Keith Presnell, for his many kindnesses through the years.
In lieu of memorial gifts and a memorial service Toka requests that you do something kind for someone.
Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home is assisting the family.