Mrs. Vera Speer Wilson, age 89 of Snellville, passed away Tuesday, August 2, 2005. She was born in Gwinnett County and preceded in death by her husband, Preston L. Wilson. She was a devoted and loving wife and mother. Survivors include: her daughter, Janice Diann Cates, and her husband, Charles T. Cates of Martinez, GA; three sons: Raymond Wilson and his wife Teresa of McDonough, GA, Jerry Wilson of Loganville, GA, and Wayne Wilson of Snellville, GA; two wonderful sisters: Josephine Knight and Lilly Belle McDaniel of Newton County; eight grandchildren and eighteen great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. She loved all of her family very much and she was deeply loved by all who knew her. She will be sadly missed by all of her family and friends. The family will receive friends Wednesday, August 3, 2005 at Tom M. Wages, in Snellville from 2:00 to 4:00 PM and from 6:00 to 9:00 PM. Services will be held at Tom M. Wages, Snellville Chapel at 2:00 PM, Thursday, August 4, 2005 and burial will follow at Bay Creek Cemetery in Loganville, GA. The family request in lieu of flowers, please make donations to Hospice Atlanta, 1244 Park Vista Dr., NE, Atlanta, GA 30319. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200.