Betty C. Wilson

August 10, 1930 - August 30, 2008
Betty C. Wilson

Memorial Gifts & Donations

Betty C. Wilson, died August 30, 2008 at Autumn Care of Myrtle Grove surrounded by her loving family and close friends.

She was born August 10, 1930 in Castle Hayne, NC daughter of the late John Paul Jones Allender and Mary Costin Allender. Betty graduated in the class of 1948 from New Hanover High School.

She was preceded in death by her husband Robert Wilson, daughter Susan Edwards and son Danny Wilson.

Betty is survived by 2 sons J. Patrick and David R. Wilson both of Virginia Beach, VA, son in law Robert and wife Nancy Edwards of Anchorage, Alaska, sister Pauline and husband Donald Waldoch of Monroe, NC and their children, many cherished grand and great grandchildren and family members.

The family would like to thank New Hanover Regional Medical Center and Autumn Care for their outstanding care over the past 7 months, along with all Betty’s special friends and family for their compassion and support.

A celebration of her life will be held at Winter Park Presbyterian Church on Thursday, September 4, 2008 at 1:30 PM.

In lieu of flowers memorial gifts may be made to the Memorial Fund of Winter Park Presbyterian Church, 4501 Wrightsville Avenue, Wilmington, NC 28403.

Online condolences may be sent to

Wilmington Burial and Cremation Service, 1535 S 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099

Purchase Flowers

Tribute Wall

Please feel free to sign the guestbook or share a memory

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

  • September 02, 2008
    Bill and Linda Wahab says:
    The words grace and dignity were invented for Betty Wilson. As a mother and a woman of class and quality she has few peers. Our condolences and love go out to David and Pat and all of the extended Wilson family. Linda and Bill Wahab/ Barbara, Nick, Noah and Matthew Kimpan

  • September 03, 2008
    David, Linda, Christian and Cameron Lindfors says:
    Pat, We are so sorry hear about the passing of your mother. You are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. May you feel God's peace and love. Blessings, The Lindfors Family