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Private Graveside Service

Westview Memorial Park
Friday November 19th, 2021

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Katherine "Kathy" Smith Wilson

Katherine “Kathy” Smith Wilson


Katherine “Kathy” Smith Wilson, age 78, of 211 Meadow Road, and widow of Eddie Wayne Wilson, passed away on Tuesday, November 16, 2021, at Prisma Health Greenville Memorial Hospital.

She was born in Ware Shoals and was the daughter of the late William Franklin “Bill” Smith and Kate Koon Smith.

Kathy retired from Bellsouth and was a member of Second Baptist Church.

She is survived by her sons, Eddie Wilson and Billy Wilson (Shannon), both of Laurens; her grandchildren, Sandon, Ashton, MaKenzee, Morgan and Madison; her former daughter in law, Deborah Wilson and her special friends, Patricia Weisner and Gail Abercrombie.

A private graveside service will be held on Friday, November 19, 2021, at Westview Memorial Park.

The family will be at the home of her son, Eddie Wilson, 207 Meadow Road, Laurens, SC 29360.

Flowers are welcomed to be sent to the mortuary or memorials may be made to Hospice of Laurens County, PO Box 178, Clinton, SC 29325.

Condolences may be expressed online at www.thekennedymortuary.com.

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I would like to send deepest condolences to Eddie & Billy. My parents, the Eargles, lived across from Kathy & Wayne for many years and were so very fond of the whole family, including Floree. My mother, Dot, and I are saddened by Kathy's death, having just learned of it recently.

Judy Eargle Ware Dec 30 2021 1:07 PM

Eddie and Billy,
I just heard about Kathy. She and shared many years of working together at BellSouth. Eddie and I send heartfelt condolences to all of you.
Carolyn Ivey

Carolyn Ivey Nov 20 2021 9:20 AM

Eddie, Billy and family, so sorry to hear of Kathy's passing . Prayers for you and asking God to surround you with peace and beautiful memories!

Betty Ann Spires Nov 18 2021 9:58 PM

So sorry to hear of Kathy's passing. Thought a lot of her and your father. Prayers go out for Family and Friends !

Lamar Meeks Nov 18 2021 4:37 PM

Eddie and Billy,
We are sorry for the loss of your mom, May God give y'all peace during these difficult days,
The Oulla, Giles, Cummings and Lovette Families ✝️

Darlene Lovette Nov 18 2021 2:15 PM

Sorry for your loss 🙏🏽🙏🏽

Audrey Copeland Nov 18 2021 12:29 PM

Dear Eddie, Billy, Shannon, and family, We are so sorry for your loss. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers. Love yall!
Kevin and Jeri Lynn Nobles

Jeri Lynn Nobles Nov 17 2021 4:36 PM

WILSON FAMILY - My heart feels your pain as your mom was a good friend and even shared my birthdate.. Your mother was a warm and caring person that will be missed. My sincerest of condolences to the family.

Betty Walsh Nov 17 2021 3:51 PM

Billy and Family, I am so sorry to hear of your mom's passing. May the arms of God surround you with peace and comfort during this time and in the days ahead.

Sandra Lanford Bragg Nov 17 2021 3:31 PM