Tilda Mae Winchester

Apr 25, 2013

Haywood Native

WAYNESVILLE -- Ms. Tilda Mae Winchester, 77, of Waynesville, passed away April 25, 2013, at the Brian Center of Waynesville. She was born in Haywood County to the late Vernon Olson and Millie Irene Wyatt Winchester. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a brother, Leonard Winchester; grandparents, Andrew Jackson Wyatt, and his wife, Ceanie McElroy, and Annis Winchester.

Survivors include her brother, Bobby Winchester, and his wife, June, of Lake Junaluska; sisters,Mary Pauline East, of Lake Junaluska, Jean Sheehan, of Crabtree; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held  at 11 a.m. Monday April 29, in the funeral home chapel. The  Rev. Alan Davis will officiate and burial will follow at Fulbright Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Sunday evening from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Garrett Funerals and Cremations is assisting the family. Visit www.garrettfuneralsandcremations.com