DEBORAH CHILTON

MOUNT AIRY — Ms. Deborah Fran Wright Chilton, 63, of Mount Airy, passed away peacefully on Monday, Sept. 2, 2013, at Joan and Howard Woltz Hospice Home surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Surry County on July 19, 1950, to Rachel Frans Wright and the late Kenneth Wright. She was a former teacher for the Surry County School System and a member of Simmons Grove Baptist Church. She also owned and operated the Video Stop in Pilot Mountain. She leaves to cherish her memory her loving children, Clint Eric Chilton and wife, Brandy, of Mount Airy, Stephanie Chilton Wilkins and husband, David, of Siloam and Meredith Fran Chilton of Pilot Mountain; the father of her children, Clinton Chilton; her dear mother, Rachel Frans Wright of Westfield; four grandchildren, Regan Chilton, Cadence Wilkins, Caylee Wilkins and Trae Flippen; a sister, Donna Wright Wood and husband, Bobby, of Trinity; two nephews, Nicholas Wood and wife, Ashley, of Mount Holly, and Jordan Wood of Trinity; the love of her life, Bill Sechrist of Pilot Mountain; and her dear friend, Judy Stephens of Pilot Mountain. A private graveside service was held on Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, at Westfield Baptist Church cemetery by the Rev. Dale Riddle. In lieu of flowers, please make memorial donations in her loving memory to Joan and Howard Woltz Hospice Home, 945 Zephyr Road, Dobson, NC 27017. The family would like to express its heartfelt gratitude to Janet Cox, Joan and Howard Woltz Hospice Home and the entire staff of Mountain Valley Hospice and Palliative Care for their loving and compassionate care.






Published in Mount Airy Newspapers from Sept. 3 to Sept. 4, 2013