Mr. Wilson was born Aug. 17, 1935 in Todd County, a son of the late Robert Earl and Tina (Tiny) Case Wilson. He was a retired truck driver and was employed with Todd County as the waste convenience center in North Todd. He was a member of Stokes Chapel Church.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Wilson was preceded in death by his brothers, James Wilson.
Funeral services will be Wednesday, April 15 at 1 p.m. in the chapel of the Todd County Funeral Home with Rev. Gary Chapman and Rev. Thomas Byler officiating. Burial followed in the Stokes Chapel Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday evening from 5 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Mr. Wilson is survived by his wife, Johneese Wilson of the Stringtown Community; his daughter, Karen Petrie of Elkton; his sons, Terry Wilson of Edgefield, S.C., Keith Wilson and Michael Wilson, both of Elkton, and Barry Wilson of Phoenix, Ariz.; his brothers, Oscar Wilson of Tipton, Iowa, and Steve Wilson of Armstrong, British Columbia; his sisters, Rachel Jones of Eastlake, Ohio, and Nancy Laster, Kathleen Case, Bess Rager and Mildred Wilson, all of Elkton; 11 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.