Ruth Ester Wilson


Mrs. Ruth Ester Wilson, of Clayton, Georgia, passed away at her residence on February 20, 2018. She was born in Newnan to the late George and Carrie Smith on July 31, 1935. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Wilson is preceded in death by her late husbands, Donald Wilson and John E. Akins; her son, Mark Wilson; her brothers, Aaron Smith and Dewey Smith. Also preceded in death is grandson, Johnny Shane Wilson.

Mrs. Wilson is survived by her daughters, Donna Robinson, Jill Sosebee (Gary), and Renee Walker (Oscar); her brother, Herbert Smith (Joyce); her sisters, June Whitley and Hazel James; 10 grandchildren; 24 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild.

A funeral service will be held at Higgins Hillcrest Chapel on Friday, February 23, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. The family will receive friends at the funeral from 11 a.m. until service time on Friday. A committal service will directly follow the funeral and will be held at Oak Hill Cemetery.


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