Wilda Rawson

RAWSON, Wilda Susan (Hutchison), 69, of Weirton, WV, passed to her eternal reward from Brightwood Nursing Home on Sunday, January 13, 2013, after her battle with cancer.

Wilda was born December 20, 1943, to William and Priscilla Hutchison. She was a 1962 graduate of Weir High School. Wilda was married to Walter L. Rawson Sr. Early in their marriage Wilda worked as a clerk at the Sun Valley Store in Kings Creek, later deciding to be a fulltime homemaker as they raised their three children.

Wilda was preceded in death by her father, William Hutchison; mother, Priscilla Hutchison; two brothers, Neil Hutchison and Leland Hutchison; a sister, Doris Hutchison and daughter, Rebecca (Rawson) Reed.

She is survived by her husband of 47 years, Walter L. Rawson Sr.; two sons, Lee (Katie) Rawson of Wellsburg, WV and Kenny (Melanie) Rawson of Girard, OH; daughter-in- law, Tiffany Rawson of Weirton, WV; a son-in- law, Terry Reed of Calhoun County, WV and five grandchildren, Zachary Rawson, Emily Rawson, Daniel Rawson, Rebecca Rawson and Nathan Rawson.

Services will be held Wednesday, January 16, 2013, at 11 a.m. at the Turley Funeral Home in New Cumberland, WV with Rev. Dennis Shirer officiating.

Visitation will be held Tuesday from 6-8 p.m. at the Turley Funeral Home.