2008-08-14 / Obituaries


Amos Earl Wilson Jr., 76, of Grove Hill died Aug. 7, 2008 at his residence.

He was born July 5, 1932. He was retired from the Clarke County Water Department. He was a member of Union Baptist Church of Grove Hill.

Survivors include his wife, Eloise Wilson, Grove Hill; three sons, Robert M. (Tank) Wilson, Grove Hill, Gary Earl Wilson, Brewton, Danny (Sheryl) Wilson, Excel; one daughter, Peggy (James) Johnson, Centre; 10 grandchildren; nine greatgrandchildren.

The service was Aug. 9 at 3 p.m. at the Union Baptist Church in Grove Hill with Revs. Claude Agee, Marion Ball and Kerry Howard officiating. Burial was in the Union Baptist Church Cemetery. Lathan Funeral Home of Grove Hill directed.

Active pallbearers were Shane Wilson, Daniel Wilson, Brian Johnson, John Wilson, Grant Odom and Chase Robertson.

Honorary pallbearers were Charles Knowles, Bill Matthews, Doug Parnell, Rayford Parnell, Wayne Wiggins, Scott Wiggins, Rip Mitchell, Asheley Wilson, Dana Wilson, Kelly Wilson, Kayla Wilson, Mandy Robertson, Nina Ellis and Brooke Wilson.

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