Harold B. Wilson
He was born January 21, 1940, to the late Frank Benjamin Wilson and Dosha Elizabeth Cable Wilson. He was a self-employed logger and a farmer. Harold loved his horses and wagon. The pride of his life was his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. His children refer to him as the ¡Èbest daddy ever¡É. He loved to make his family laugh and he was their rock during rough times. One of the greatest pleasures is life was taking his great grandson for a tractor ride. Harold was a member of Beaver Dam Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife of 50 years, Judy Wilson; daughter, Cindy Roberts and husband, Scott; son, Michael Harold Wilson and wife, Mary Ann; sister, Joyce Matheson; brother, Gerald Wilson and wife, Robin; granddaughter, Casey Harris and husband, Jeremiah; great-grandchildren, Bentley Harris and Finn Harris; step-grandchildren, April Stout and husband, Kevin, Montra May, and Kristen Roberts; step-great-grandchildren, Vincent Stout, Quentin Stout, and Evan Hensley; aunt, Hazel Farthing; uncle, Howard Cable and wife, Patsy; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Funeral services were conducted at 8 p.m. on Monday, April 21, 2014, from the chapel of Mountain City Funeral Home with Pastor Chuck Morefield officiating, and with words by family and friends. The family received friends from 6 until 8 p.m. prior to the funeral service.
Graveside service and interment were conducted at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at Lower Beaver Dam Cemetery. Pallbearers were Adam Wilson, Dean Kirby, Dan Graybeal, Chuck Walker, Adam Winters, Dale Wilson, Dan Osborne, Tim May and Len Farthing. Honorary pallbearers will be Bob Garland, Danny Pardue, Donald Brewer, Sanford Cable, Stanley Wilson, Ricky Wilson, C.B. Reese, Earl Rhymer, members of Second District Volunteer Fire Department, and the doctors and staff of Blue Ridge ENT.
At other times, the family will receive friends at the home, 1471 Lumpkin Branch Road, Mountain City, TN 37683.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at http://www.mountaincityfh.com.
The family of Harold B. Wilson has entrusted his services to Mountain City Funeral Home, 224 S. Church Street, Mountain City, TN 37683.