Richard Wilson of Oolitic passed away Wednesday afternoon at dunn Memorial Hospital at the age of 83.
Born in 1924 in Bedford to Thomas and Laura Wilson, Richard was a truck driver for Crulo Trucking, member of the Teamsters union and of Oolitic Pentecostal Church.
He is survived by his wife Estie, sister Beatrice, and several nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents, and brothers Joe and Everett.
Services will be held tomorrow afternoon at the Elmwood Chapel of Day & Carter Mortuary with burial to follow at Green Hill Cemetery.
Visitation will be tomorrow from noon until the hour of service at Day & Carter.