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William "Jim" Wilson

May 26, 1925 December 5, 2018
William "Jim" Wilson
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Obituary for William "Jim" Wilson

ALEXANDRIA, IN- William “Jim” Wilson, 93, passed away peacefully at Vermillion Place in Anderson on Wednesday, December 5, 2018.

He was born on May 26, 1925 in rural Alexandria to Morris and Margaret (Laws) Wilson. He grew up on the family farm and loved being outdoors. Jim was a graduate of Alexandria High School-Class of 1943. He also attended Purdue University. Jim was retired from the Madison County Highway Department, and was well known in the area as an expert heavy equipment operator. He was a gentle soul who loved to tell a good story about growing up on the farm, or about some adventure he had as a young man. His warm smile and infectious ways will be missed by many.

Survivors:
4 Children-James Matthew Wilson, Darin LeAnne (Tim) Cox, Danielle Suzanne (Alan) Clashman and Hedi Lorraine Wilson.
Sister-in-law-Frieda Wilson of Anderson
Several grandchildren and great-grandchildren
2 nephews

He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother-John Wilson and twin infant brothers.

Services honoring Jim’s life and legacy will take place at 5 pm on Friday, December 7, 2018 in the Owens Funeral Home, 412 North Harrison Street, Alexandria with Pastor Jerry Young officiating. Cremation will follow the services. Friends may call at the Owens Funeral Home after 3 pm prior to the service.

Owens Funeral Home is honored to care for Jim and once again serve the Wilson family.


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Visitation

Friday

7

Dec

3:00 PM 12/7/2018 3:00:00 PM - 5:00 PM 12/7/2018 5:00:00 PM
Owens Funeral Home

412 N Harrison St.
Alexandria, IN 46001

Owens Funeral Home
412 N Harrison St. Alexandria 46001 IN
United States

Service

Friday

7

Dec

5:00 PM 12/7/2018 5:00:00 PM
Owens Funeral Home

412 N Harrison St.
Alexandria, IN 46001

Owens Funeral Home
412 N Harrison St. Alexandria 46001 IN
United States
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