Originally created 12/16/00

Mr. Howard Wilson



SWAINSBORO, Ga. - Mr. Howard Wilson, 77, died Thursday, Dec. 14, 2000, at Emanuel Medical Center.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. today at Tomlinson Funeral Home with the Rev. Earl Robinson officiating. Burial will be in Mount Zion Church Cemetery, Norristown.

Mr. Wilson, a native of Emanuel County, was a farmer and had retired as a painter from Liberty Bell. He was Baptist.

Survivors include two sons, Hal Wilson Sr. and Phil Wilson, both of Swainsboro; a daughter, Sandra McNeely, Swainsboro; two brothers, W.J. Wilson, Lake Sinclair, and Kenneth Wilson, Adrian; two sisters, Jewel Claxton, Statesboro, and Melvie Stephens, Adrian; and seven grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Bobby McNeely III, Hal Wilson Jr., David Wilson, Donald Stafford, Von Brown and Pete Bailey.

Memorials may be made to Mount Zion Church Cemetery Fund, c/o Melvie Stephens, 257 Highway 221, Adrian, GA 31002.

The Augusta Chronicle Dec. 16, 2000