Age: Not Given Address: Pensacola Community Date of Death: Tuesday, September 17, 2013 Arrangements: Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home
Details: Lucille Wilson Cate of the Pensacola Community, passed away Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at Blue Ridge Regional Hospital in Spruce Pine. A native of Yancey County, she was a daughter of the late Frank E. and Inez Sturgill Wilson. She was also preceded in death by a sister, Louise Wilson Pruett and brother-in-law, Olden Pruett. Lucille retired from Sealtest-Kraft Foods after twenty years service in Asheville and ten years service in Charlotte. She attended Pensacola United Methodist Church.
Surviving are a sister, Ruby Styles and husband, Jay; and a brother, Jerry Wilson and wife, Betty, of Pensacola; a nephew, Dennis Pruett and wife, Carolyn, of Knoxville; nieces: Debby Graham and husband, Bill, of Weaverville, Mary Beth Thurman and husband, David, of Charlotte; great nephews: Jason Pruett of Knoxville, Will Graham and wife, Shelley, of Weaverville and Thomas Thurman of Charlotte; and great nieces: Deborah and Mary Thurman of Charlotte.
Funeral services will be held at 2 PM Friday in the Chapel of Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home. Pastor A. J. Moore will officiate. Burial will be in the Big Tom Wilson Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 1 until 2 PM Friday prior to the service at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Yancey County, 856 Georges Fork Road, Burnsville, NC 28714 or Pensacola United Methodist Church, 9255 State Highway 197S, Burnsville, NC 28714.
The family wishes to express special thanks to the Staff at Yancey House and Hospice of Yancey County for all the special care, love and support shown for our loved one.
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