|Birth: ||Apr. 28, 1920|
|Death: ||Nov. 15, 2004|
Tuesday, November 16, 2004
SIKESTON, Mo. -- Guy Sylvester Wilson, 84, of Harrisburg, Ark., died Monday, Nov. 15, 2004, at Woodbriar Nursing Home in Harrisburg.
He was born April 28, 1920, in Oxford, Miss., son of Grover C. and Lillie M. Geeslin Wilson Sr. He and Vernice "Cricket" Freed were married Oct. 23, 1938, in New Madrid, Mo. She died March 10, 2002.
Wilson lived in Sikeston most of his life and was a farmer.
He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II, and was awarded the Bronze Star.
Survivors include two sons, Steven Wilson of Matthews, Mo., James Wilson of Houston, Texas; a daughter, Mary McPherson of Jacksonville, Fla.; a brother, Walter Wilson of Harrisburg; a sister, Jean Donnelly of Kirkland, Wash.; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, six brothers and a sister.
Friends may call at Nunnelee Funeral Chapel from noon to service time Thursday.
The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home, with Pat Hogan officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.
Grover Cleveland Wilson (1892 - 1947)
Lillie Malinda Geeslin Wilson (1892 - 1974)
Vernice "Cricket" Freed Wilson (1919 - 2002)
Linda A Wilson (1942 - 1981)*
Grover Cleveland Wilson (1916 - 1993)*
Edward Thomas Wilson (1918 - 1967)*
Guy Sylvester Wilson (1920 - 2004)
Whit Harold Wilson (1923 - 2001)*
Memorial Park Cemetery
Created by: Everett Mefford
Record added: Aug 17, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 134503981
Rest in Peace husband of niece of wife of 1st cousin of husband of sister-in-law of nephew of husband of grand aunt on my Holman side of the family and thank you for your US Army service during WWII|
Added: Aug. 18, 2014