Makahla Nicole Wilson, 24

Makahla Nicole Wilson, 24, of rural Wabash, died 12:09 p.m., Friday, July 9, 2021, at a friend's home in Huntington. 

She was born on May 1, 1997, in Anderson, to Marvin Lewis Scott and Tracy Nicole (Wilson) Brainard, and was raised by her grandparents, Jerry and Cyndy Wilson.

Makahla was a 2015 graduate of Southwood High School. She was a former employee of McDonald's in Huntington.

Makahla enjoyed art and was a good artist. She also enjoyed hanging out with family and friends, playing softball, and loved children. 

She is survived by her mother, Tracy Nicole Brainard, sister, Pacia Wilson, grandparents, Jerry and Cyndy Wilson, aunt, Misty (Justin) Adams, nephew, Khyton Hubbard, niece, Kheylynn Hubbard, and cousins, Kamrin Adams and Emma Adams, all of Wabash, and her father Marvin Lewis Scott of Fort Wayne. 

Services will be private. Arrangements by Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, Wabash.

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Posted on 2021 Jul 13