J.D. Wilson, 61, of Smithville died Friday, June 24 at River Park Hospital.
He was born June 7, 1950 in Pikeville and was retired from DeZurik after more than 20 years of service. He was an avid fisherman and motorcyclist and a devoted pa. He was preceded in death by his parents, Shirley and Mildred Bernice Summers Wilson; son Jason Deric Wilson; brother Larry Wilson; and sister, Anna Faye Prater.
Survivors include his son and daughter-in-law, J.D. Wilson Jr. and Ginna of Rock Island; brothers, Kenneth Wilson of Pikeville and Joe Wilson of Dunlap; sister and brother-in-law, Barbara and Gary Brown of Pikeville; grandchildren, Eden and Aaron Wilson; girlfriend Barbara Bickford; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service is 1 p.m. Monday at McMinnville Funeral Home Chapel. Jonathan Stubblefield and pastor Paul Roberts will officiate. Interment will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery at Green Hill. The family will receive friends today from 3 to 8 p.m. and again Monday from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the parlors of McMinnville Funeral Home. Memorial donations may be made to Dibrell Elementary School. Online condolences may be made at www.mcminnvillefuneralhome.com.
McMinnville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) June 26, 2011