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Mrs. Lucille Irene Young Wilson, 89, of Hickory, passed away on Friday, March 6, 2020 at Grace Heights Nursing Center, following a period of declining health.
Lucille was born on March 30, 1930 in Burke County to the late Luico Young and Katie Eva Padgett Young. She was a longtime member of South Fork Baptist Church and was a previous owner and operator of Burke Tire Sales.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Frank Wilson, two infant siblings, and eight more siblings, Burl, Cromer, Ora, Cletus, Dixie, Harley, Virgil and Rosalie and one son in-law, Dwight Arnold Huffman.
Survivors include her three children; Kenneth Ray Wilson and wife Janice of Hickory, Olin Reid Wilson of Hickory, and Audrey Wilson Huffman of Hickory. Also surviving are two grandchildren Davie Huffman, and Ashley Huffman and wife Mary, four great-grandchildren; Willow, McKinely, Eli, and Mila, and numerous nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be held on Sunday, March 8, 2020 at 3:00 P.M. at South Fork Baptist Church, with Rev. Blaine Hudson officiating.
Memorials may be sent to South Fork Baptist Church, 4112 South Fork Ave., Hickory, NC 28602.
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Heritage Funeral Service & Crematory of Valdese is serving the Wilson family.