Rebecca Jo Kidd


Rebecca Jo Kidd died on May 16, 2020, Rebecca Jo Kidd lost her battle with Cancer.

She was born in Winchester, Indiana on March 1, 1958, to James and Mary Pauline (Arnold) Courtney. In January of 1977, she had her only child, Candance (Conner) Potts. In November of 1983, she married Steven Wilson, who had a son, married until 1995.

She worked at Ridgeview Care Center and the Convalescent Center. After a back injury she was the lady you’d find at the local laundromat.

In October 2018 she was diagnosed with lung cancer, which soon over took her body.

She is survived by her daughter Candy/Tim Potts, Step-son Jason/Ellie Wilson. Grandchildren Kelci/Caleb Mason, Conner Potts, Shawnee Renshaw, step-granddaughter Allie McCray. Great grandson Jaxon Mason. Two sisters Paulette/Richard Chiddix, Sheila York. Four brothers Sam Courtney, Tim Courtney, Jerry/Sallie Courtney, Tom/Julie Courtney. Sister-in-law Cindy/Mike McReynolds and multiple nieces and nephews.

Preceding her in death are her parents, ex-husband Steve Wilson, two brothers Dave/Rose Courtney, Jack Courtney. Three sisters Pauline Lamb, Onda/John Retter, Joyce Hindsley.

Due to the restrictions set forth by the Governor of Illinois, we will not be celebrating the life of our beloved mother, granny, granny-great, sister, and friend. The Goodwine Funeral Home in Robinson is in charge of arrangements.