He was born January 27, 1952 in Grayson County, the son of Lee and Mamie Hodges Wilson.
He is survived by four sisters, Nell Stewart of Leitchfield, Lucille Stanton (William) of Millerstown, Ky., Rose Trafton (Rick) of Louisville, Ky., and JoAnn Borges (Melvin) of Hilo, HI; three brothers, Tilford Kelly Wilson (Doris) of Leitchfield, Tom Wilson (Yu-ping) of Las Vegas, NV and Roger Wilson (Robin) of Leitchfield.
Other than his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, J. L., Douglas, and William Floyd Wilson.
Funeral services will be at 12:00 noon on Friday, June 12, 2009 at the Dermitt Funeral Home, in Leitchfield, with Bro. Cecil Williams officiating.
Burial will be in the Claggett Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 10:00 a.m. Friday until time of services.