Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 8, 2014, at Mt. Hebron Missionary Baptist Church in Rosedale with Rev. A. Williams and Rev. Willie A. Williams officiating. Burial will follow in Peter's Rock Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery in Pace, under the direction of Delta Burial Corporation in Mound Bayou.
Visitation will be held from 2- 5 p.m. Friday, March 7, 2014, at Reuben Z. Chapel in Mound Bayou and from 10-11 a.m. Saturday at the church prior to the service.
Mr. Wilson is survived by his wife, Emma Harris of Rosedale; six sons, James Bank, Kelvin Wilson, Kenny Lunsford, Victor Johnson, Vegas Taylor and Calvin Bennett; five daughters, Etta Banks, Shawanna Beans, Shakira Banks, Rodena Edwards and Wanda Edwards; brother, Nathaniel Wilson Jr.; four sisters, Idella Edwards, Mary Woods, Ruth Proctor and Jessie Jones; four grandchildren and two great grandchildren.