Welcome to the memorial page for

Mrs. Helen Yancey Wilson

July 8, 1925 ~ May 16, 2017 (age 91)

Mrs. Helen Yancey Wilson, age 91, passed away Tuesday May 16, 2017 at Wesley Long Hospital.

A graveside inurnment will be 11:00 am Saturday at Alamance Presbyterian Church Cemetery.

Mrs.  Wilson was born July 8, 1925 to the late Harry and Hazel Jefferies Yancey.  She was a longtime member of Friendly Avenue Baptist Church, and retired from Sears after 22 years of service.

Mrs. Wilson is survived by her husband of 69 years James Wilson of Greensboro; daughters Gwen Newsome of Pleasant Garden and Jayne Bowman of Julian.  Also surviving are four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Friendly Avenue Baptist Church Building Fund 4800 W. Friendly Ave. Greensboro, NC 27410.

George Brothers Funeral Service is assisting the Wilson family.

Charitable donations may be made to:

Friendly Avenue Baptist Church
4800 W. Friendly Ave., Greensboro NC 27410

 Service Information

Graveside Service
May 20, 2017

11:00 AM
Alamanace Presbyterian Church
4000 Presbyterian Rd.
Greensboro, NC 27406

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