Mr. Wesley Wilson, 82, of Terry, died Tuesday, March 4, 2008 at his home.
Services were held Thursday, March 6 from Chancellor Funeral Home in Byram. Interment will follow in Terry Cemetery.
Mr. Wilson was born July 3, 1925 to Arthur and Paralee Wilson. He had lived in Terry since 1963. A certified Orthotist, he was owner of Jackson Brace and Limb Company since 1956. Injured at age 20, his life long ambition was to help others with disabilities. He is preceded in death by his wife of 52 years, Mavis Wilson.
Survivors include: daughters, Beckey (Steve) Dickerson, Judy (Harold) Crowder and Ellen (Barry) Brunson all of Terry; brothers, Stathum Wilson of Crystal Springs, Clifford Wilson of Laurel, Red Wilson of Moss Point, Jack Wilson of Crystal Springs, Jimmy Wilson of Florence and Henry Wilson of Jackson; sister, Jeanette Russell of Belzoni; nine grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church of Terry Building Fund.