In memory of
Margarita J. (Scatori) Wilson RN, LCSW, CCDC, MSN
WILSON, Margarita J. Scatori Margarita J. Scatori Wilson, RN, LCSW, CCDC, MSN, and mother to all, age 89. Her soul was peacefully spirited off to join her people in God's world and beyond on 14 June 2018 A renaissance woman, she performed in community theater, cultivated beautiful gardens, read voraciously, enjoyed painting, rescued numerous cats and dogs, loved bird watching, was athletic and active in many sports, held membership in the Bluebonnet Rolls Royce Club, passionate about dancing, a consummate puzzler and games woman, volunteered unceasingly at the Episcopal Church of the Ascension before moving to Nashville, and most importantly, she thrived on Bridge. At the forefront of Alcohol and Drug Rehabilitation, Margarita functioned in various capacities as a licensed social worker, a certified chemical dependency counselor, a certified cognitive therapist, and a Masters level psychiatric nurse. She was honored by the State of Kentucky as a Kentucky Colonel for her work in substance abuse education and rehabilitation. She was a member of Sigma Theta Tau, the international honor society of nursing, and volunteered with the Red Cross. Margarita was a legacy, not only for her immediate family, but for those who knew her. Her husband Lejeune "Rabbit" Wilson preceded her in death. She is survived by her daughters, Margye Solomon (Norman), Stephanie Reeves (Bob Hill), Donicé Kaufman Stewart (Kip), Carolyn Benick Brown (Matthew), her step-daughters, Susan Ruth (Edward), Janet Postlewaite (Frank), Patricia Duke (Mark), thirteen grandchildren, 8 step grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren and 3 step great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. A service will be held on Saturday, July 21 at 1:00pm at the Episcopal Church of the Ascension, 8787 Greenville Avenue, Dallas, Texas. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to: Alzheimer's Association Alive Hospice, Nashville, TN Jewish Family Service of Nashville Episcopal Church of the Ascension Or to a charity of your choice Margarita was loving mother, grandmother, and great grand mother and will be missed.
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