She was the wife of the late Clyde I. Wilson with whom she shared 58 years of marriage.
Born in Asheville, NC she was the daughter of the late William and Lona Miller Keys.
She was a member of the Nottingham Missionary Baptist Church.
Tressie was a seamstress at Fawn Grove Manufacturing Company, Rising Sun, MD.
She enjoyed her family, listening to gospel music, cooking and sewing.