Jackie Fox Wilson, 76, of Burnsville, went home to be with the Lord Monday, November 26, 2018, at Mission Hospital. A native of Yancey County, she was a daughter of the late Arcemus and Georgia Renfro Fox. She was also preceded in death by her husband: Charles W. Wilson, who died in 1998; brothers: Jess Fox and wife, Joyce, and RC Fox and wife, Jessie. Jackie was a retired secretary, having worked at various locations and also helped her husband with his greenhouses.
Surviving are a sister: Nina Higgins and husband, Samuel, of Green Mountain; several nieces and nephews whom she loved dearly; and extended family and friends at Smoky Ridge.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 6PM Thursday in the Chapel of Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home.
The family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Yancey County, 856 Georges Fork Road, Burnsville, NC 28714, or Gideons International, P. O. Box 264, Burnsville, NC 28714.
Hospice of Yancey County
856 Georges Fork Road, Burnsville NC 28714
P. O. Box 264, Burnsville NC 28714