Walter “Schulley” Wilson, 85 of Newton, MS, died Wednesday,June 23, 2010 in Jackson, MS.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM, on Saturday, June 26, 2010 at Newton County Funeral Home - South in Newton,MS.
Burial will be in Garlandville Cemetery South of Newton.
Newton County Funeral Home South, 100 Old Highway 15 Loop, Newton, MS is in charge of arrangements 601-683-2152.
“Schulley” loved to hunt and fish and belonged to the Garlandville Hunting Club. He also loved gardening. He served in the Navy from 1944 to 1946.
He was preceded in death by his Mother and Father, Thomas and Maude Wilson; one brother, Parks Wilson.
Survivors Include: His wife, Kathleen Wilson; Sisters: Frances Garvin, Newton, MS; Ida Rattelman, Pittsburg, PA; Mary Laing, Newton, MS; and Roberta Garrett, Macon, GA. Also a host of nephews and nieces.
Pallbearers are Thomas Laing, John Garvin, Bob Rattelman, James Garrett, Bill Laing, and Robert Warrick
Visitation will be held from 5:00 - 7:00 PM Friday, June 25, 2010 at the funeral home.