CAROLINE (TINE) WILSON
GRAY TRUSLOWREIDSVILLE Caroline (Tine) Wilson Gray Truslow, of 1706 Pennrose Drive, died Saturday, Dec. 9, 2000, at Annie Penn Hospital. She was the wife of Dr. Roy E. Truslow, former radiologist at Annie Penn Hospital.
A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Dec. 11, 2000, at First Presbyterian Church of Reidsville, with a reception afterward. A graveside service will be held at 2:30 p.m. in Salem Cemetery, Winston-Salem.
Mrs. Truslow was born on Oct. 5, 1920, in Winston-Salem, to Dr. Eugene Price Gray and Janet Crump Gray. She had one sister, Janet Crump Gray, who died in 1937. She graduated from Salem Academy in 1937, and Agnes Scott College, Decatur, Ga., in 1941. After attending Washington, (D.C.) School of Secretaries, Mrs. Truslow worked for the N.C. Chapter of Womens National Democratic Committee, Washington, D.C., from 1942 to 1943.
Mrs. Truslow met her future husband while employed as the secretary of the Pediatric Department of Bowman Gray School of Medicine, Winston-Salem. She then attended graduate school at the University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, 1945 to 1946.
Tine and Roy were married Sept. 21, 1946, in the First Presbyterian Church, Winston-Salem, and moved to Reidsville in 1952. They had three children.
Mrs. Truslow as past president of the Women of the Church, First Presbyterian Church of Reidsville, member of the organizing committee of Hospice of Rockingham County, volunteer for American Cancer Society for more than 15 years, and Literacy Program of the Reidsville Public Library. She served on the Board of Trustees of the former Glade Valley School, Board of Directors of Rockingham Community College Foundation. She was a sustaining member of the Winston-Salem Junior League and the Reidsville Junior Service League. She was a choir member, deacon and elder of the First Presbyterian Church of Reidsville.
Dr. and Mrs. Truslow endowed scholarships at Bowman Gray Medical School of Wake Forest University, East Carolina Medical School, two at Agnes Scott College, three at Rockingham Community College, Salem Academy, Wake Forest University and the Presbyterian Foundation for the former Glade Valley School and now used for children of missionaries stationed outside the United States.
Tine had a wide circle of friends whom she treasured and kept up with through many years. She had a keen sense of adventure and travelled extensively throughout the world. She was an avid reader and patron of the arts. She had a strong sense of family and joy of life. Her sense of humor and spontaneous gaiety will be greatly missed.
She is survived by her children, Janet Crump Truslow and partner, Susan Greene of Decatur, Ga., Robert Gray Truslow of Woburn, Mass., Dr. William Worth Truslow and wife, Mary of Greensboro. She is also survived by grandchildren, Caroline Kennelly Isaacs of Paris, France, Evan Myers Morrison of Greensboro and Davis Cheung Truslow of Woburn, Mass.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Rockingham Community College Foundation, P.O. Box 38, Wentworth, N.C. 27375.
Wilkerson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.