JOE DANIEL "JD" WILSON, age 64, of York, Alabama, born in Choctaw County to the parentage of Alonzo Curl and Margaret Jobeth Ward Wilson, passed May 17, 2013 in the V. A. Medical Center, Birmingham, Alabama. Service of remembrance will be held Saturday morning, May 25, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. from Eastern Star Missionary Baptist Church, 112 Curl Road, York, with Rev. Charles H. Delaine, pastor, delivering the eulogy. Interment follows with military honor detail in the Wilson Family plot of Ward Chapel Cemetery. Mr. "JD" will lie in repose one hour prior to funeral time. Visitation for family and friends is scheduled Friday evening (May 24th) from 4-7:00 p.m. in the Weatherly Chapel. The processional leaves from the Wilson residence Saturday morning at 10:40. After the committal service repast is in the Fellowship Hall of the church.
He was united in Holy Matrimony to Henrietta Taylor of Elyria, OH in 1984. She preceded him in death.
He also was preceded in death by five brothers, James Howard Williams, Robert Ellis Wilson, Alonzo Wilson, Charles Wilson, Moses "Bay" Wilson and five sisters Lucille Rembert, Bessie Johnson, Earline Capers, Jessie Gilmore and Evelyn Brown. He leaves to cherish his memories his children Tammy L. Austin of Columbus, Ga., Creshay D. Bennett of Meridian, MS., Alicia Powell of Fairmont, WV., Tracee Moore of Meridian, MS., Brian Powell of Fairfax, WV., Lashonda Perkins of Atlanta, Ga., Leonard Taylor of Cleveland, OH., and Wendy Whitfield of Oakwood Village, OH., three sisters, Myra P. Alston (Martin) of Elyria, OH., Bessie Rodgers of York, AL., Johnnie Capers (Ellis) of Elyria, OH., one brother, Robert Wilson (Stephanie) of Elyria, OH; sixteen grandchildren, three great grandchildren, one special friend Sharon Miller (Peg) of York, AL. , a host of nieces, nephews, in-laws and friends who loved him dearly.
To the Wilson family, we at Weatherly Funeral Home offer to each of you our most sincere and heartfelt sympathy. Our prayer remains that your abiding faith in God will continue to comfort, strengthen and sustain you during your time of most profound sorrow.
WEATHERLY FUNERAL HOME, York, Alabama, under the direction of Jacqueline Studdard Weatherly, entrusted with all funeral and burial service details.