2008-09-24 / Obituaries

J. Eugene Wilson

Broad Top, 72

J. Eugene "Whip" Wilson, 72, Broad Top, died at 6:25 p.m., Thursday, September 11, 2008, at his home.

He was born February 18, 1936, at Clear Ridge, Fulton County, the son of the late Rufus Wilson and Daisy (Taylor) Wilson, who surrives at Broad Top. At one time, he was married to the former Ethel Bollman, who survives at Todd.

He is survived by a companion, Carolyn Wilson, at their home.

Surviving are three sons and a daughter: Larry Wilson and his wife, Louise, and Carl W. Wilson, all of Broad Top; Dan Wilson, Mapleton, and Mary E. Brumbaugh and husband Steven, Cassville; a stepson, Joseph Bollman, Quakertown; 11 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren; siblings: James Wilson, Milton; Norma Jean Mussellman, Osterburg; Wayne Wilson, Waterfall; and Gary Lee Wilson, Dudley.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Denise Duvall.

He was engaged in logging, mining and recycling.

Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m., Monday, September 15, at Robert I. McClain Funeral home, Cassville. Rev. David Bailey officiated. Burial was made in Trough Creek Cemetery, Todd.

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