Townson-Rose Funeral Home

Obituary for Barbara Sue Prince


02/11/1949 - 11/05/2017


Barbara Sue Prince, age 68 of Topton, NC passed away Sunday, November 5, 2017 at her residence.

She was born in Macon County, NC to the late Wayne and Lillian Mann Wilson. Barbara worked in the cafeteria at the Lee Company in Andrews. In addition to her own children, she was “Granny” to many other children in the community. Barbara lived her life for her family. She never thought of herself and always put her family first.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by one daughter, Dana Prince Hester and one son, Joe Wilson.

She is survived by one daughter, Bobbie Prince; two sisters, JoAnn Solesbee and Violet Seller; seven grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, one great-great grandchild; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 12 PM, Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at the Townson-Rose Chapel in Andrews. Rev. Steve Cochran will officiate. Burial will be in the Aquone Cemetery in the Nantahala community.

The family will receive friends from 11 AM – 12 PM, Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at the Townson-Rose Chapel in Andrews.

Townson-Rose Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.


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