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Bessie Wilson

ROCK HILL -- Mrs. Bessie Wilson, 50, of 1870 Ginger Cake Circle, Apt. 102, died Aug. 10, 2007, at her residence. She was born May 31, 1957, in Chester County, S.C., to Audrey Crockett and Helen Shannon Crockett. She attended Mecklenburg County schools, worked for Hella Lighting and was a member of United AME Zion Church.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by spouse, Ralph Wilson Sr. of York, S.C.; daughter, Yolanda Harley of Rock Hill, S.C.; sons, Gary Crockett of Rock Hill, S.C., and Ralph Wilson Jr. of York; grandmother, Hattie Stewart of Rock Hill; brothers, David L. Crockett, Ricky B. Crockett and Thomas L. Crockett, all of Rock Hill and Andrew Crockett of Morganton, N.C.; sisters, Alice L. Wilson and Cassandra Littlejohn, both of York and Audrey C. Crockett of Rock Hill; best friends, Deborah Sanders and Verna Walker; five grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at United AME Zion Church, with the Rev. Victor Wilson officiating. Burial will be at Green Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Wednesday at the church.

Parker Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.