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Wilson M. Lonas, Jr.
October 22, 1938 - April 27, 2003
Birthplace: Knoxville, Tennessee
Resided In: Pigeon Forge Tennessee USA
Visitation: April 29, 2003
Service: April 29, 2003
Cemetery: Pigeon Forge Baptist Cemetery
Wilson M. Lonas, Jr, age 64 of Pigeon Forge, passed away Sunday, April 27, 2003.
Mr. Lonas was an ordained minister of the gospel of Jesus Christ. He was a lifelong and active member of First Baptist Church in Pigeon Forge and recently helped charter Pigeon Forge Community Church. He was a charter member and Past President of the Pigeon Forge Rotary Club. Mr. Lonas owned and operated Pigeon Forge Chalet Rentals and Wedding Chapel.
He was preceded in death by his sisters Rebecca Lonas and Maxine Chadwick.
Parents: The Reverend Wilson M. Lonas, Sr. and Kathleen Lonas
Loving wife of 42 years: Carolyn Barnes Lonas
Daughters and sons-in-law: Robin and Lee Fox, Suzanne and Michael Fox, Pamela and John McCowen
Son and daughter-in-law: Timothy Wilson and Angela Lonas
Grandchildren: Justin Fox, Heather, Ashlee and Shannon Ivey, Hunter, Katelyn and Hayden Fox, Blake and Megan McCowen, Bryce Huskey
Brothers and sisters-in-law: John and Barbara Lonas, Sam and Sheree Lonas
Several nieces and nephews and many dear friends
Funeral service 7 PM Tuesday at First Baptist Church, Pigeon Forge with The Reverend Wayne Cook and The Reverend Lee Fox officiating. Interment 10 AM Wednesday in Pigeon Forge Baptist Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Blake McCowen, Justin Fox, Ray Valentine, Dave Carr, Ben Bremer, Randy Guffey and Jim Warwick.
The family will receive friends 5-7 PM Tuesday at First Baptist Church, Pigeon Forge. Arrangements by Atchley Funeral Home (www.atchleyfuneralhome.com)
Memorial donations may be made to Pigeon Forge Community Church, P.O. Box 808, Pigeon Forge, TN 37868.