Tennis Roy Wilson 71 beloved father, brother,grandfather, uncle and great grandfather left us to be with the Lord Tuesday February 15, 2011 with all his children by his side.
He was born June 6, 1939 at Dingess. He was a retired coal miner, a US Army veteran and a member of the UMWA. In addition to his parents he was also preceded in death by his wife Geneva Wilson, one daughter Michelle Renae Wilson.
Survivors include eight children Shawn (Randy Cole) of Flatwoods, Ky., Michael (Missy) Wilson of Kodak, Tenn., Jennifer (Larry) Davis of Rush, Ky., Stephanie Wilson of Cattletsburg, Ky., Susan Wilson of Rush, Ky., Scott (Crystal) Wilson of Dingess, WV, Thomas (Kelli) Wilson of Greenup,Ky. and Johnny (Melissa) Wilson of Grayson, Ky., brothers and sisters Carlos (Delcie) Wilson of Dingess, Henry (Doris) Wilson of Dingess, Mabel (Willard) Brewer of Lenore, Ellen (Jaycee) Wellman of Charleston, WV, Clifford (Eloise) Wilson of Dingess, Orson (Louise) Wilson of Mississippi and Carter (Barb) Wilson of Dingess, 18 grandchildren Matthew Cole, Chelsea Cole, Seth Cole, Rachel Wilson, Mikey Wilson, Brandon Tomblin, Summer Bryant, Courtney Wilson, Nick Burton, Emily Burton, Abby, Samanthat Terrazon, Alex Terrazon, Lakin Wilson, Kaylee Wilson, Avery Wilson, Savannah Wilson and Riley Wilson and 1 great grandchild Layla Bryant. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday February 19, 2011 at 11:00 A.M. at the Mount Hope Freewill Baptist Church at Dingess with Rev. Cornelious Lackey and Brother Carter Wilson officiating. Burial will follow in the Williamson Family Cemetery at Wilsondale, WV. Visitation will be after 6:00 P.M. Friday at the church. Online condolences may be sent to www.jamesfh.com. James Funeral Home of Aracoma is in charge of the arrangements.