Winnifred Jacquelyn Binns, 97, of Charlotte, passed away Tuesday, January 1, 2019.
Jacquelyn was born August 30, 1921, in Plains, Georgia. She was the daughter of the late Broades Wellons and Mary Mills Wellons.
After high school, she attended Georgia Southwestern College in Americus, Georgia, before continuing her education in Atlanta at Grady Hospital School of Nursing.
During World War II, she served in the United States Army from 1943 until 1946, advancing to the rank of 1st Lt.
In 1981, she retired from Georgia Regional Hospital for the Mentally Ill in Atlanta.
Her hobbies included bridge and gardening.
Jacquelyn was a member of Candlewick Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband ,John G Binns (1993), sister, Virginia Wingate, and brother Grady Wellons.
Her immediate family includes her children , John G. Binns, Jr., and his children, John G. Binns, III, Beau Nunn (Sarah) and their children, Emma, Annabelle, Saralyn, Laura Lee, Katie Rose, Juliana, William, and Adeline Nunn;Robbie Binns;Lauren Worsman (Matt), and their children, Bryce and Brett Worseman; Megan Hornung (Paul) and son, Robin; Grady Binns (Natalie), and his children, Katie Blackman (Michael) and Melissa Binns; nieces, Ginger Thompson, Betsy Smith (Jim), Peggy Swan (Bob), and Linda Kay Wingate; a daughter-in-law, Ann Binns.