Elstner (E.W.) Wilson, Jr., of Harrisville, died Saturday, June 7, 2008 at his residence. Visitation will be 5pm-8pm Monday at Stringer Family Funeral Home in Crystal Springs. Services will be 10am Tuesday at Stringer Family Chapel with burial in Antioch Cemetery. Stringer Family Funeral Home in Crystal Springs is handling arrangements.
Mr. Wilson was a Copiah County native. He had lived in Harrisville for 60 years. Mr. Wilson was a member of Antioch Baptist Church. He was a veteran of the Korean War.
Survivors include: sons, William Wilson of Harrisville, James Wilson of Hope Hull, AL, Larry Wilson of Hattiesburg, and Alton Wilson of Harrisville; daughter, Wanda Hedgepeth of Florence; brother, Joe Wilson of Crystal Springs; 12 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; and 3 great great grandchildren.