Hobson H. Wilson – Obituary

by Lynn McMillen
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HobsonHobson H. Wilson, 93, Russellville, passed away on Thursday, October 24, 2013 at Helen Keller Hospital.

He served his country in the U.S. Army and later became a machine operator at Reynolds Aluminum. He was a deacon and a teacher at the First Freewill Baptist Church of Russellville for over 45 years.

The visitation will be 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. Saturday, October 26, 2013 with the service following at 2:00 p.m. at Spry Memorial Chapel. Bro. Thomas Loyd will be officiating. Burial will be at Knights of Pythias Cemetery.

He is survived by his daughter, Brenda Copeland (husband, Bruce); grandchildren, Brian Copeland (Jennifer), Emily Copeland Andrews, Jonathan Copeland (Dana); great-grandchildren, Trey Copeland, Matthew Davidson, Ashlee Davidson, Joshua Andrews, Logan Andrews, Shawn Shackleford, and Ella Copeland; and several nieces & nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 65 years, Tommie Faye Wilson; parents, John & Maudie Wilson; brother, Milton; and sisters, Velma & Flora.

The family would like to extend a special thanks to the Staff of Keller Landing, Dr. Davis & staff; the 4th Floor Staff at Helen Keller; Vickie Seal, and Jennifer & Trey for all the extra love and care shown towards Mr. Wilson.

No one will miss him more than his family and especially, his great-grandson, Logan.

Spry Memorial Chapel assisted the family.

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