Dena Ann Wilson was born July 7, 1982 in Tawas City, Michigan. She lived most of her life in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina where she passed away at the age of 30 on October 21, 2012.
She is survived by her parents, Debra and Mark Wilson, her siblings, Emma Wilson-Chambers, Eddy Wilson, Melissa Wilson-Scales, Shari Lin Cossey, and her daughter, Dakayla Wilson. She was preceded in death by her father, Edward Cossey and other angels who are taking care of her.
From The Wilson Family:
Thank you for all your kind thoughts and prayers. Dena was loved by so many there is no way to count. Her beautiful smile was contagious and left an imprint on everyone she met. We are so blessed that her spirit lives on in her beautiful daughter. Difficult decisions were made by us for private reasons. There is no shame or mystery surrounding her death; she is just in the next place waiting to meet us again. She is at peace now.
For those who would like to memorialize Dena, please consider making a donation in her name to a reputable substance and/or alcohol abuse program. We recommend Shoreline, Narc-Anon or Al-Anon.
We would love for you to share thoughts and stories on here on her memorial site.
If you are interested in donating to a trust fund set up for her daughter, Dakayla, please send an email to email@example.com.