May 15, 1940 - July 8, 2020
JONES COUNTY: Ollie Mae Manuel Wilson, 80, passed away Wednesday, July 8, at a local hospital. Memorial services were held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, July 10, at Gray Memorial Chapel in Gray.
Mrs. Wilson was born May 15, 1940, in Jones County and had lived in Jones County her entire life. She was the daughter of the late Joe Ben Manuel Sr. and Jessie Wyche Manuel. Mrs. Wilson was retired from Cherokee Cannery and spending time with her grandchildren was her life. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Jackie Wilson-Hamm.
Mrs. Wilson is survived by her children, Gloria Wilson, Mershell Wilson, and Brenda Wilson (Frank) Nelson; grandchildren, Roderick (Latesha) Wilson, Sharrad (Ashley) Hamm, Jamel Ross, LaAdrian (Demetress) Wilson, Shon Barnes, and Jasmine Ross; 22 great-grandchildren; and by a sister-in-law, Ernestine Manuel.
Please visit the online memorial at www.graymemorialchapel.com.
Gray Memorial Chapel was honored to be entrusted with the arrangements from Mrs. Wilson.