Margie Ann Wilborn Dobson, 75, of Wilkesboro, passed away Monday, Sept. 27, 2021, at her home. Mrs. Dobson was born Feb. 27, 1946, in Wilkes County to Fowler Garfield and Alter Martin Wilborn. Margie was a member of Mountain Valley Missionary Baptist Church and attended Wings of Healing Tabernacle of Wilkesboro. Margie loved going to yard sales and spending time with her family. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Jerry Dobson; step-son, John Thomas; brothers, Garfield Wilborn Jr., JP Martin; sister, Ruth Wilborn; three step-grandchildren
Margie is survived by her son, Thomas Wilborn of Wilkesboro; daughter, Anita Turner and spouse, James Turner II of Wilkesboro; step-children, Elizabeth Carter and spouse, Tony, of Virginia, Leander Ferguson and spouse, Lucy, Lincoln Kelly and spouse, Rita, Judith Kelly, all of Wilkesboro; sisters, Laura Millsaps and spouse, Bishop E. Ervin Millsaps of South Carolina, Mary Cochran of Wilkesboro; 17 grandchildren; and a host of great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Funeral service is at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 3, 2021, at Miller Funeral Chapel with Pastor Casey Walker, Bishop E. Ervin Millsaps, Bishop C.O. Reid, Bishop Fred Thomas, Bishop George Morgan and Rev. Edward Graham officiating. Mrs. Dobson will lie-in-state from 2-3 Sunday, prior to the service. Burial will follow in Mountain. Valley Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Miller Funeral Service from 6-8 p.m. Saturday. Flowers will be accepted. Miller Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made towww.millerfuneralservice.com.