HERBERT C. WILSON
Herbert C. WILSON, 81, of Arnold, Mo., died 8:57 a.m. March 24, 2007,
He was born Sept. 8, 1925, in Bonnie, a son of Henry Dale and Floey
(WELLS) WILSON. He married Ruth (SHELTON) WILSON on Aug. 25, 1947; she died
Jan. 13, 2000.
The funeral service will be held 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Johnston
Funeral Home in Ina with the Rev. Eric DUPREE officiating. Burial will be
in Kirk Cemetery in Ina. Visitation will be held from 5 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at
the funeral home.
Military graveside rites will be accorded by Mt. Vernon American Legion
He is survived by two daughters, Carla (Rich) GILLUM and Karen (Chuck)
DIERKER; grandchildren Julie, Jenny, Becky and Tyler; a great-grandchild,
Ruth; and a brother, Richard (Shirley) WILSON.
He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Oakville, Mo., and a veteran
of World War II, serving in the U.S. Army.
Source: Register-News, Mt Vernon, IL
Date: Tues 27 March 2007
Submitted by JoAnn McGhee