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Obituary for Leigh Anne Wilson

Leigh Anne Wilson, 61, of Highlands, passed away on Thursday, February 2, 2023.

Born in Highlands, NC, she was the daughter of the late William “Bill” and Annie Belle Lamb Wilson. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, David Stanley, and siblings, Willene Robinson, Wilma Fendley, and Edward Wilson. Leigh Anne enjoyed crocheting and working security at the Cullasaja Country Club.

She is survived by her daughter, Ahzah Kennemore of Franklin, NC; grandson, Brantley McCall of Franklin, NC; one brother, Gary Wilson of Highlands, NC; and two sisters, Marcia Chastain of Highlands, and Rose Burkett of Central, SC. Numerous nieces, nephews and cousins also survive.

A celebration of life will be at a later date.

In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to Macon Funeral Home, 261 Iotla St, Franklin, NC 28734 or Appalachian Animal Rescue, PO Box 81, Franklin, NC 28744.

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Macon Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.