Margaret Ford Wilson

Published 10:37 am Tuesday, November 15, 2022

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Tryon– Margaret Ford Wilson of Tryon passed away Tuesday morning, November 15, 2022 at Laurelwood’s in Columbus.

Born in Polk County, she was the daughter of the late Grover Ford and Nellie Ruth Pack Ford. She was a former member of Tryon Second Baptist Church, former nurse at St. Luke’s Hospital and caregiver for several years.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Willis Ford; three sisters, Jeanette Gosnell, Nancy Hammett and Betty Ford.

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Surviving is her husband, Steve Wilson; one son, Chris Wilson (Shelli); two grandsons, Nicholas and Ethan all of Columbus.

A graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, November 17, 2022 in Polk Memorial Gardens.

An online guest register is available at


McFarland Funeral Chapel & Crematory
Tryon, NC