Helen Marie Wilson, age 96, died Saturday, June 5, 2021, at Jackson-Madison County Hospital after a brief illness. She was born in Pennsburg, PA; to her father Perry Long and her mother Katie Stevens Hinkle. She was retired from Porter Cable and enjoyed yardwork, walking, cooking, baking, and known for her homemade Lasagna, and most importantly, she loved her family and those grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She is survived by her two daughters, Teresa Bowden of Jackson, TN and Linda Wilson of Beech Bluff, TN; four grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, one brother, Richard Hinkle and two sisters, Eva Bilger and Hulda Long.
Memorial Contributions can be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000 – Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148.
A Graveside Service will be held on Saturday, July 31, 2021 at Highland Memorial Gardens Cemetery with the Rev. Chuck Maxwell officiating.
Arrington Funeral Directors, 148 W. University Parkway, 731-668-1111