Augusta, GA – Shannon Wilson, 50, entered into rest on Thursday, May 9, 2019 at University Hospital.

A memorial service will be held from the chapel of Chance and Hydrick Funeral Directors on Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 1:00 P.M. with Prophet Harold Moore Eulogist and Pastor Sabrina Lewis officiating.

The family will receive friends from 12:00 P.M. until the hour of the service at the funeral home.

Mrs. Wilson was a native of Augusta and the daughter of the late Andrew L. Wilson. She graduated from T.W. Josey High School in 1986, had worked as a Nursing Assistant and most recently worked as a Para-Legal for Bryant Green and Associates in Atlanta, GA. She was of the Christian Faith.

Survivors include her mother, LaDonna Gordon-Bates; her siblings, Cameron Bates, Sharon Wilson and Tyvee Lee, Keisha Washington and Christopher Bates. Her nieces and nephews, Devin, Jordan, C.J., Camaree, Camden, Camryn, Carl, Carlton, Morgan, Monai, Lannis, Latrell, and, Lauren. Inspiring aunts and uncles, Margaret Ann Bates, Augusta, GA, John Bing (Doris), New Ellenton, SC, Mary Alston (Raymond), Summerville , SC,  Ivory Mixon ( Willie James), New Ellenton, SC, Betty Rivers, Charleston, SC, Billy Rivers, Charleston, SC, Levi Bing (Janie), Charlston, SC, Vera Mae Bing, Charleston, SC, Shirley Chisolm (Genaris), Charleston, SC, Lillie Mae Davis (Allen), Charleston, SC, Deborah Schliesinger (Kurt), Tacoma, Washington, Ralph W Gordon, Jr. (Sheri), Tacoma, Washington,  Anthony R. Gordon, Tacoma, Washington, Brenda Richner (Howard), Tacoma, Washington; and a host of devoted relatives and friends.

In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to The Lydia Project, 1369 Interstate Parkway Augusta, GA 30909-5626 or to www.thelydiaproject.org.

Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Road, Augusta, GA, 30906.