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OBITUARY: Mark Wilson, Founder, Blowing Rock Stage Company

Mark Cleveland Wilson, 56, died December 25, 2013 in Charlotte, NC.

He was born on June 7, 1957 in Raleigh, NC.

Mark attended Appalachian State University and graduated from UNC-Charlotte. He founded the Blowing Rock Stage Company in 1986 where he was the producer and director until 1997. He was also a writer and actor.

He is survived by his mother, Ann Wilson of Greensboro; father and step mother, Larry and Katherine Wilson of Raleigh; sister, Laurie Whiteside of Gastonia; step sister, Leita Perry of Raleigh; aunt, Carolyn Altman of Raleigh; special nieces, Erinn and Sarah Whiteside of Gastonia; and numerous other nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be at 2:00 p.m., on January 2, 2014 at First Presbyterian Church on Salisbury St., Raleigh. A Visitation will follow.

Condolences may be sent online by visiting

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