Tommie Noel Waites Wilson, 85, of Monticello, died August 17, 2020 at Drew Memorial Hospital in Monticello.
She was born July 4, 1935 to the late John Henry and Vera Elizabeth Rhodes Waites. She was the widow of Aubrey F. Wilson, Sr. and a member of New Hope Assembly of God. She loved to travel and was a fantastic cook.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was also preceded in death by one son, Stevie Lee Wilson; one grandson, Kevin Jones; one great grandchild, Baby Butler; two sisters, Rachel White and Sybil Sulephen; and one brother, John Adrian Waites.
Tommie is survived by one son, Aubrey Fred Wilson, Jr. of Dallas, Texas; two daughters, Janis Wilson Jones and husband Robbie of Rogers and Sandra Renae Fortenberry of Fairfield Bay; six grandchildren, Brandi Nicole Kellum, Jessica Frick, Austin Jones, Jarred Jones, JoAnna Butler, Heather Wilson; 17 great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren; two sisters-in-law, Linda Berryman and husband Joe, and Martha Waites; and one brother-in-law, Larry Wilson and wife Charlotte; as well as a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.
Graveside services will be held Wednesday, August 19, at 3 p.m. in Wilson Family Cemetery with Rev Brian Ashcraft officiating. Viewing will be held Wednesday from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. at Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Home in Monticello.