Patricia Ann Wilson, 85

Born Monday, August 7, 1933

Died Sunday, April 28, 2019

Patricia Ann Wilson, 85, of Tahlequah, Oklahoma passed away on Sunday, April 28, 2019. She was born on August 7, 1933 to William and Eva Mae (Rose) Smith in Oilton, Oklahoma. She graduated from Barnsdall High School with the class of 1951. Patricia married the love of her life, Tommy Benton Wilson. She loved being with her husband of 49 years.
She was the leasing manager of Country Club Apartments and West Park Apartments until her retirement in 1998. Patricia volunteered at the senior citizen’s in Tahlequah. She was a long time member of Northside Baptist Church. Patricia loved her family very much and enjoyed cooking for them. Patricia had a very independent spirit and enjoyed going shopping, dancing, and listening to music. She will be missed by everyone who knew and loved her.
She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Eva Mae Smith; husband Tommy Wilson; and her infant daughter.
Patricia is survived by her daughter, Stephanie Washington of Tahlequah, OK; son, William T. Wilson of Wagoner, OK; sister, Charlene Rybka of Bartlesville, OK; brother, Milton Smith; grandson, Tommy Washington of Tahlequah, OK; great-grandchild, Holly Washington; and many other family members and friends.
A celebration of Patricia’s life will be 12PM, Monday, May 6, 2019 at Cornerstone Funeral Home Chapel with Chaplain Bill Crow officiating. Interment will follow at Fort Gibson National Cemetery with Darren Lang, Scott Lutke, Tommy Washington, Darrell Adams and David Barton serving as pallbearers.
Funeral services are under the direction of Cornerstone Funeral Home, 1830 N. York Street, Muskogee, Oklahoma. Condolences may be made to the family online at

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