The Palestine Herald, Palestine, Texas


March 21, 2014

Katie Griffith Wilson


Matthew 25:21 (New International Version) “His master replied, ‘Well done, good and faithful servant! You have been faithful with a few things; I will put you in charge of many things. Come and share your master’s happiness!’”

Katie was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 40 years, Edward “Ed” Wilson; son, Brett Wilson; grandson, Ethan Hartzog; brothers, Jack “KC” Griffith, Robert Griffith; and a sister, Pauline Mehaffey.

Katie is survived by daughters, Kathie Hartzog, Becky Kitcher and husband Ronnie Kitcher, Lisa Johnson, and Kim Inglish; two brothers, Kenneth Griffith and Tommy Griffith; nine grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Chad Rampy, Ryan Hartzog, Reed Hartzog, Ross Rampy, Booder McWhorter and Jason Wilson. Honorary pallbearers will be Katie Hartzog, Kori McWhorter, Haley Hartzog, Jayden Rampy.

Condolence calls will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, March 22, 2014, at Bailey & Foster Funeral Home, Palestine.

In lieu flowers donations may be made to a mission or outreach project of your choice.

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