2014-01-30 / Obituaries

Mildred (Willis) Wotherspoon

Mildred (Willis) Wotherspoon, 103, of North Kingstown, passed away peacefully Jan. 15, 2014. She was the wife of the late William Wotherspoon.

Born in Warwick, she was a daughter of the late Layton and Edith (Hargraves) Willis.

A member of the First Baptist Church of North Kingstown, she was also a member of the Ready Helpers. She was a member of the American Legion Post 12, Ladies Auxiliary.

She leaves two daughters, Sandra Whelan and her husband Alan of Wyoming, R.I., and Letha Froberg and her husband Stephen of Jamestown; 10 grandchildren, Kelly, Kerry, Kristen and Michael Hayward, Stephen E. and Kyle Froberg, Morgan and Thomas Wotherspoon, Paul Chesser and Amy Chesser Brock; and 18 greatgrandchildren. She was the mother of the late William T. Wotherspoon and Harriet Chesser.

Burial was in Elm Grove Cemetery, North Kingstown. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the First Baptist Church of North Kingstown, 1135 Tower Hill Road, North Kingstown, RI 02852.

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