Born March 14, 1928, in Campbell, Mo., son of the late Lee Harvey and Gladys Nadine Garrison Wilson, he was a farmer and a member of the Church of Christ in Malden.
On Jan. 24, 1949, in Kennett, he married Ila Belle "Duck" Clubbs Wilson, who preceded him in death on Oct. 19, 1999. He was also preceded in death by one son, Eugene; two brothers, Doyle and Delbert Maddox; one sister, Mildred Lamb and one great-grandson, Dallas Smith.
Survivors include two daughters, Wilma Nadine Mims and husband, Lee, of Malden and Linda Diane Morgan and husband, Wesley, of Campbell; one son, Randy Wilson and wife, Teresa, of Nashville, Tenn.; one sister, Melba Smith; 10 grandchildren, Elaine Dobbs, Danny and Susan Austill, Yvonne Smith, Michael and Brandon Wilson, Jessica Collins, John and Missy Anderson and Sarina Morgan and nine great-grandchildren, Skila Dobbs, Brooklyn, Hannah and Dylan Austill, Casey Pasco, Dallas and Jessica Smith and Drew and Mason Wilson.
Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today, Wednesday, Sept. 15, at the Landess Funeral Home in Malden.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 16, at the Landess Funeral Home Chapel with David McElwain officiating.
Burial will follow at the Memorial Park Cemetery in Malden.