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George "Willy" William Wilson

September 21, 1965 — October 5, 2019

George William “Willy” Wilson, 54, of French Lick, Indiana entered into eternal rest on October 5th, 2019.

 

He was born in Indianapolis, Indiana on September 21st, 1965 to Earl and Marilyn (Myers) Wilson.

 

Willy married Anita Thompson on April 18th, 1987 and she survives.

 

He was preceded in death by his parents.

 

Willy was a 1984 graduate of Springs Valley High School and received a business degree from Vincennes University.

 

He was employed by Jay Hill Trucking as a truck broker.

 

Willy attended Victory Baptist Church where his Christian faith was evident in every facet of his life.  One of his greatest joys in life was sharing his love of the Lord with everyone he met.  Family was second only to faith in Willy’s life.  Sharing experiences together with his family was not just an option, it was a necessity.

 

He loved sports and coached both sons when they played, was a loyal fan of the University of Kentucky Wildcats, the Pittsburgh Steelers and Indiana Pacers.  Willy enjoyed fishing and playing golf with his buddy Kevin Morgan.

 

Willy also had a great joy in gardening and caring for his fruit trees and berries and sharing the fruits of his labor. 

 

He is survived by:

 

Wife                            Anita Wilson                                                   French Lick, Indiana

 

(2) Sons                       William Luke Wilson                                      Evansville, Indiana

                                    Joseph Earl Wilson (Bailee)                            Evansville, Indiana

 

(2) Brothers                Earl Wilson (Connie)                                      French Lick, Indiana

                                    Joe Wilson (Cathi)                                          French Lick, Indiana

 

(1) Sister                      Paula Biggar                                                   Atlanta, Georgia

                                               

Several Nieces, Nephews, Great- Nieces and Great-Nephews

 

VISITATION

Friends may call from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Friday, October 11th, 2019 at Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home, French Lick, Indiana.

 

CELEBRATION OF LIFE SERVICES

A Celebration of Life will be conducted by Pastor Craig Chestnut at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 12th, 2019 with fellowship to follow after at the Victory Baptist Church located at the end of Bears Bend Road in French Lick, Indiana.

 

The family would appreciate in receiving cards sharing fond stories and memories of Willy.

 

 

Arrangements are in the care of Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Service in French Lick, Indiana 47432. Condolences may be made on our Facebook page at Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home or at our website – www.brosmer-kemplefuneralhome.com.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Friday, October 11, 2019

4:00 - 8:00pm (Eastern time)

Brosmer - Kemple Funeral Home

9640 IN-56, French Lick, IN 47432

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Celebration of Life

Saturday, October 12, 2019

Starts at 11:00am (Eastern time)

Brosmer - Kemple Funeral Home

9640 IN-56, French Lick, IN 47432

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