Peggy F. Wilson, 75, passed peacefully at her home surrounded by her family on Friday, Sept. 3, 2010, due to complications of Scleroderma, a disease she battled for 16 years.
She was born Sept. 5, 1934 in Liberty to Vestal and Ruby Longmire Forman. In 1999, she retired as Deputy Circuit Clerk of Hinds County.
She is survived by her loving caretaker and husband of 60 years, C. L. Wilson. She is also survived by her four daughters, Linda (Larry) Graves, Dianne Robertson, JoAnne (Kirk) Hartley, and Trisha Hammons.
She is also survived by seven grandchildren, Cher (Cliff) Crowley, Starkville, Jody (Kate Scott) Pennock, Tunica, Dewayne (Jennifer) Hammon, Florence, Derek Hammons, Florence, Holly (Matthew) Kymes of New Orleans, La., Michael (Tori) Ishee of Morrisville, N.C., Cameron Hartley, Madison and nine great-grandchildren.
She is also survived by one brother, Baker Forman of Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Scleroderma Research Foundation, 220 Montgomery Street, Suite 1411, San Francisco, CA 94104, or the Caring Voices Coalition, 8249 Meadowbridge Road, Mechanicsville, VA 23116.