Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 20, 2013, Beulah Community Church with Rev. Richard Hudson officiating. Burial will follow in Charity Peace Cemetery in Melvine.
Visitation will be from 2-6 p.m. Friday, April 19, 2013, at Byas Funeral Home in Cleveland.
Survivors include sons, Robert Wilson, Willie J. Wade, Walter Wade and Leroy Wade, all of Symonds, and Eddie Wilson of St. Louis; daughters, Mary, Jo Ann and Jeanette Wade, all of Symonds, and Katie Dillard of Cleveland; brothers, Arthur Wilson of Symonds, Eugene Wilson of Decatur, Ill., and Johnny and Willie Wilson, both of Chicago, Ill.; sister, Katie Pope of Cleveland; 15 grandchildren; and 25 great-grandchildren.