Edith Blanche Wilson
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Edith Blanche Baucom Wilson, 89, of Mint Hill, N.C., went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, surrounded by her family.

She was born in Mecklenburg County on Sept. 3, 1923, to the late Lloyd and Nannie Baucom.

She was a member of Wilson Grove Baptist Church and former member of Golden Acre Baptist Church.

She was a specialist in tender loving care and making a house a home.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, J.W. Wilson; brother, Clyde Baucom; and sister, Lorene Fleming.

Survivors include her children: Wayne (Jan) Wilson of Cleveland, Gene Wilson of Mint Hill, Linda Wilson Rivenbark of Mint Hill and Jim Wilson of Stone Mountain, Ga.; eight grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; sister, Hazel Scott; brother, Boyce Baucom, both of Charlotte, N.C.; and several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends today, from 3 to 5 p.m.. at McEwen Mint Hill Chapel, 7428 Matthews Mint Hill Road, Charlotte, N.C. 28227.

The funeral will be held Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, at 11 a.m. at Wilson Grove Baptist Church, 6624 Wilgrove Mint Hill Rd., Mint Hill, N.C. 28227.

Interment will follow at Sunset Memory Gardens.

Memorials may be sent to Wilson Grove Baptist Church or Hospice and Palliative Care Charlotte Region.

Online condolences may be left at www.mcewenminthillchapel.com