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In Memory of

Susan Hull Wilcox

April 30, 1933 - November 29, 2016

Obituary


Susan Hull Wilcox died peacefully at her home on November 29, 2016 in Atlanta at the age of 83. Susan is survived by her husband of 62 years, John W. Wilcox Jr.; children, Louise W. Cronan (William) of Palm Beach Florida; John Walter Wilcox III, of Atlanta; Sarah M. Wilcox of Mentone, Alabama; Lenora "Honey" Collins (Matthew) of Essex, Massachusetts and her brother Gerry Hull (Patricia) of Atlanta. She is preceded in death by her sister Jody McChesney and her brother Richard L. Hull Jr. Susan was born on April 30,1933 in Atlanta, GA to...

Susan Hull Wilcox died peacefully at her home on November 29, 2016 in Atlanta at the age of 83. Susan is survived by her husband of 62 years, John W. Wilcox Jr.; children, Louise W. Cronan (William) of Palm Beach Florida; John Walter Wilcox III, of Atlanta; Sarah M. Wilcox of Mentone, Alabama; Lenora "Honey" Collins (Matthew) of Essex, Massachusetts and her brother Gerry Hull (Patricia) of Atlanta. She is preceded in death by her sister Jody McChesney and her brother Richard L. Hull Jr. Susan was born on April 30,1933 in Atlanta, GA to Richard L. and Nora Courts Hull (Glancy). She graduated from Marjorie Webster Jr. College in Washington, D.C. and attended the University of Georgia in Athens. Susan was active in both the Phi Pi and Chi Omega sororities. Susan married John Walter Wilcox Jr. of LaGrange, Georgia on October 8, 1954 at the Cathedral of St. Philip. The couple has lived in Atlanta since they were married. Susan was an accomplished and well-known decorator in Atlanta and ran her own business for many years. Susan was generous and devoted to her grandchildren; Robinson Cronan of Palm Beach, FL, Wilcox Cronan of Atlanta, GA, Hull and Nora Collins of Essex, MA. Susan was an active member of the Forward Arts Foundation and the Junior League of Atlanta for many years. She also chaired the Piedmont Ball. The family will hold a private service on Friday December 2, 2016. A celebration of Susan's life will follow at her home at 2 pm. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the charity of your choice. The family would like to thank Krissy Fowler, Dr. Kelleen Fitzgerald, Live Oak Caregivers and all the representatives of Visiting Nurses Hospice Atlanta for their care and dedication to Susan.