Robert Jewell "Bobby" Wilson, 69, of Glasgow died Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at his home.
Born in Glasgow, he was the son of the late Jewell Dean Wilson and Maymie Marie Thomas Wilson.
Bobby was a cabinetmaker and began his career working for James Atwell at Atwell's Cabinet Shop. He began his own business in 1978, Wilson's Cabinet Shop in Glasgow. He was a member of Temple Baptist Church.
He is survived by two sons, Robert Wayne Wilson and wife Joy, and Stacey J. Wilson and wife Samantha; a daughter, Kay Wilson Deckard and husband Jonathan; mother-in-law, Ersie Houchens; a sister, Hazel Moore; sister-in-law, Wanda Talley; and brother-in-law, Junior Lawson, all of Glasgow. He is also survived by 10 grandchildren, Megan, James, Conner, Maggie, Shawn, Abigail, Katherine, McKenzie and Karoline Wilson and Dakota Ryan Boston; one great-grandchild, Gracelynn Toohey; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Linda Joyce Houchens Wilson; a sister, Betty Lawson; a sister-in-law, Doris Houchens; and a brother-in-law, Paul Moore.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, May 6 at A.F. Crow Funeral Home with burial in Glasgow Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 2 p.m. Friday.
Alternate expressions of sympathy may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital or BRAWA (Barren River Animal Welfare Assn.).
Published on May 4, 2017