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William Alfred "Will" Wilson
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Birth: Apr. 14, 1914
Death: Sep., 1980
Lee County
Virginia, USA

William,"Will" Wilson was a farmer of tobacco in Blackwater ,VA where he was born.The house he grew up in still exists. The tobacco barn is there too.
He moved to C.R.Daniels,Maryland and worked in the mill there. When he retired he moved to Rogersville ,Va. where he lived until he passed away at 66 years old...way too soon.
He was the father of 15 children and married to Doney Ethel Willis/Wilson. He called her "Hammie"....short for Ruhamma....which was his mother's name. We don't know why he called her that. They named one of their daughters,Ruhamma Elizabeth,after his mother.
At the time I write this,there are only two surviving children; a son,William Hamp and a daughter, Bertha Mae Shugars,Trent.
He also has many grand and great-grandchildren. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Wesley Wilson (1885 - 1949)
  Ruhama Elizabeth Neeley Wilson (1886 - 1961)
 
 Spouse:
  Doney Ethel Willis Wilson (1915 - 1995)
 
 Children:
  Ruben Paul Wilson*
  Ruby Pauline Wilson*
  Robert Ray Wilson (1934 - 2007)*
  Geneva Grace Wilson Anderson Bowman (1935 - 2000)*
  Ruhamma Elizabeth Wilson Collins (1937 - 2011)*
  Lewis John Wilson (1940 - 2001)*
  Ralph Logan Wilson (1941 - 2006)*
  Leroy Wilson (1943 - 2001)*
  Samuel Wilson (1947 - 2011)*
  Ronald Charles Wilson (1948 - 1989)*
  John Wesley Wilson (1952 - 1971)*
  Barbara Ann Wilson (1953 - ____)*
  Jeanette Wilson (1955 - 1995)*
 
 Siblings:
  Easter Wilson Mahan (1906 - 1983)*
  Coy Wilson (1908 - 1976)*
  Francis Wilson Gamble (1908 - 1938)*
  William Alfred Wilson (1914 - 1980)
  Lewis Cain Wilson (1916 - 1979)*
  Minnie Faye Wilson Albright (1921 - 2005)*
  Bessie May Magdaline Wilson (1923 - 1924)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Willis Cemetery
Blackwater
Lee County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Debbie
Record added: Jul 27, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74032482
William Alfred Will Wilson
Added by: Debbie
 
William Alfred Will Wilson
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William Alfred Will Wilson
Added by: Phil Cheek
 
 
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- Love from your family.
 Added: Nov. 29, 2011

- Dena
 Added: Oct. 1, 2011
We miss you and love you.
- Love from all of your family and friends
 Added: Aug. 29, 2011
 
 
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