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 Edward Wilson

Edward Wilson

Saint Charles, Lee County, Virginia, USA
Death 20 Oct 2012 (aged 85)
Martinsville, Morgan County, Indiana, USA
Burial Hall, Morgan County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 100129826 · View Source
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Edward "Ed" Wilson
September 14, 1927 - October 20, 2012

Ed Wilson, 85, of Martinsville passed from this life on Saturday, October 20th, 2012 at 11:50 PM at the IU Health Morgan Hospital in Martinsville.

He was born in St. Charles, Virginia on September 14, 1927 to the late Charles W. Wilson and Thelma (Hampton) Wilson.

On April 20, 1950 he married Martha J. (Henry) Wilson. They were united in marriage for 62 ½ years when Martha preceded in death just six days prior to his passing.

Ed retired in the late 1980's from Bridgeport Brass/Olin Brass in Indianapolis after 35+ years of employment. He served in the US Army during WWII as Private First Class enlisting on July 15, 1946 and being honorably discharged on December 19, 1946.

He was a man of many hobbies including, fishing, hunting, camping, gardening and most importantly, spending time with his family. He was a hard worker, dedicated husband and father.

Ed will be missed dearly by his family and friends including one daughter, Audrey (husband, Steve) Baire of Martinsville; 4 sons, Doyle "Bud" Wilson and Danny (wife, Theresa) Wilson both of Martinsville, Charles (wife, Pam) Wilson of Mooresville and Ron (wife, Myra) Wilson of Brooklyn; one sister, Jewel A. Turley of Greenwood; 7 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; one grandchild and one sister, Betty Jean Garrett.

Family and friends are invited to visit on Friday, October 26, 2012 from 11:00 am – 1:00 p.m. and attend a Celebration of Life Service beginning at 1:00 p.m. at the funeral home.

Burial will follow in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery in Hall.




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