Dorothy P. Wilson
Dorothy P. Wilson, 84, Fayetteville, Pa., died Sunday, February, 27, 2011, at Falling Spring Rehabilitation Center, Chambersburg.
Born November 26, 1926 in Woodvale, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Clarence and Emma (McCoy) Taylor. She was united in marriage to George R. Wilson on January 26, 1946. He preceded her in death on June 24, 1986.
She is survived by three children: Gerry Carbaugh and husband Dick, Fayetteville; Marshall Wilson and wife Anita, Springdale, Ark.; and Tony Wilson and wife Mary, Fayetteville; eight grandchildren: Michelle Davis and husband Ben, Irwin, Pa.; Carmen Seibert and husband Tim, Orrstown; Rich Carbaugh and wife Miranda, Chambersburg; Derek Wilson and wife Stephanie, and Danielle Wilson, both of Springdale, Ark.; and Elizabeth, Andrew and Jared Wilson, all of Fayetteville; 10 great-grandchildren: Benji, Quade, Tristin and Daisha Davis, all of Irwin, Pa.; Courtney, Randi and Aeryn Seibert, all of Orrstown; Bryce and Abigayl Carbaugh of Chambersburg, and Katelynn Wilson of Springdale, Arkansas; two sisters: Myrtle Wible of Fort Littleton, and Helen Barnett of Mc- Connellsburg.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by 11 siblings: Charles McCoy, Harold Taylor, Clarence Taylor Jr., Merle Taylor, Mary Wright, Isabel Dixon, Mabel Snyder, Olive Ramsey, and George, Elsie, and Alice Taylor, who died in infancy.
She attended Fayetteville Church of God.
She was a homemaker. She volunteered faithfully at the Salvation Army Soup Kitchen in Chambersburg from 1987 to 2003.
She enjoyed reading and loved being in the company of her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, March 4, 2011, at the Martin R. Brown Funeral Home, 565 Ridgley Street, Orbisonia, with Pastor Staci Geesaman officiating. Interment will be made in Old School Baptist Cemetery, Three Springs. Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday and one hour prior to the service on Friday.
Memorial contributions may be made to the “Feed the Children” Foundation, P. O. Box 36, Oklahoma City, OK 73101-0036.