Cecil Elmore Wilson, 82, of Edmonton, passed away Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017, at his home.
He was the son of the late Lenus and Lorene Shirley Wilson.
He was retired from Metcalfe County Farm Supply and worked for many years at National Brush Lumber Company in Glasgow. He was also a retired farmer.
He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Murriel Brown Wilson.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton with burial in Wilson Cemetery. Visitation will be from 3-8 p.m. Saturday and after 9 a.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Besides his wife, he is survived by five children: Larry Wilson, of Edmonton, Sharon Kingrey and husband, Jackie, of Summer Shade, Marty Wilson and companion, Becky, of Edmonton, Tony Wilson, of Edmonton, and Graylin Wilson and wife, Mary Ann, of Hiseville; 11 grandchildren: Christie (Sean) Anderson, Brandy Morgan, Chad (Sharon) Wilson, Amy (Danny) Neal, Emily (Jason) Manning, Anthony Wilson, Tonya (Joshua) French, Jonathan (Crystal) Kingrey, Jordan Kingrey, Lauren Bridgewater and Morgan Hurt: 18 great-grandchildren: Adam, Elizabeth and William Decker, Konnor and Kelsea Anderson, Addison Morgan, Sophia and Lillian Wilson, Hannah, Jackson, Braxton Wilson, Carly Manning, Jacob Wilson, Benjamin, Beckham and Beatrice Kingrey and Enoch and Emery Bridgewater; five brothers and sisters: Wayne (Janice) Wilson, of Edmonton, Delsie Jessee, of Edmonton, Elsie (Gearon) Norris, of Edmonton, Pat (Shelley) Wilson, of Columbia, and Patricia Gaskins, of Edmonton; and several other brothers and sisters-in-law: Lois Wilson, of Fairplay, Shirlie Wilson, of Indiana, Edward and Margie Reed, of Edmonton, and Patsy Harper, of Edmonton.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Curtis, Dave and Tommy Wilson.
Published on November 9, 2017