- [S104] Cocke County, Tennessee, and its People, Cocke County Heritage Book Committee, (Walsworth Publishing, 1992), 287.
- [S24] The Newport Plain Talk, (http://www.newportplaintalk.com), 8 Feb 1999.
Ersa Wilson Patterson obituary
- [S112] Census, 1930.
Name: Gene F Wilson
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1930
Event Place: District 06, Cocke, Tennessee, United States
Marital Status: Single
Race (Original): White
Relationship to Head of Household: Son
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Son
Birth Year (Estimated): 1928
Father's Birthplace: Tennessee
Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Ron E Wilson Head M 36 Tennessee
Virgie Wilson Wife F 37 Tennessee
Lucile Wilson Daughter F 11 Tennessee
Ersie C Wilson Daughter F 10 Tennessee
Samuel M Wilson Son M 9 Tennessee
James E Wilson Son M 5 Tennessee
Gene F Wilson Son M 2 Tennessee
- [S113] Manes Funeral Home, (http://www.manesfuneralhome.com), 16 Dec 2014.
Lucile Wilson Cureton obituary
- [S142] Newspaper Article, Delaware State News (Dover, DE), 25 Nov 2002.
Samuel Mack Wilson obituary
- [S142] Newspaper Article, The Roanoke Times (VA), 29 Jul 2013.
Gene Frederick Wilson , 85, died Friday, July 26, 2013 at the Hock Family Pavilion, Duke Hospice in Durham, North Carolina.
He leaves his wife of 63 years, Mary Mann Wilson ; his son, Bruce Wilson and wife Cathy, his son, Dennis Wilson and wife Susan; his daughter, Mary Ann Baldwin and husband Bruce; and six grandchildren, Evan Wilson , Hannah Wilson , Madison Wilson , Chandler Wilson , Matthew Baldwin and wife Katie, and Scott Baldwin.
Born and raised in Newport,, Tennessee, son of Ronald and Virgie Wilson , Gene went on to graduate from Austin Peay State University, serve 30 years in the United States Army, achieving the rank of Colonel. He completed his "second career" as the Assistant Commandant of Cadets at Virginia Tech, a position that brought him immense joy.
Funeral Services will be held at Blacksburg United Methodist Church on Monday, July 29, 2013 at 2 p.m., officiated by the Reverend Reginald Tuck. Graveside rites will follow at Memorial Gardens of the New River Valley.
The family will receive friends at McCoy Funeral Home on Sunday, July 28, 2013 from 6 to 8 p.m..
The family would request that instead of flowers, memorials in honor of Gene Wilson be made to Blacksburg United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 931, Blacksburg, VA 24063. Arrangements by McCoy Funeral Home, Blacksburg.
- [S147] Find a Grave, (Memorial: 135449730).
- [S58] Marriage Certificate.
Name: Virgie Murr
Event Type: Marriage
Event Date: 30 Aug 1916
Event Place: Monroe, Tennessee, United States
Spouse's Name: Ron Wilson