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Johnny Wilson

July 18, 1943 — September 17, 2022

Mr. Johnny Harold Wilson, 79, of Puryear, TN, passed away on Saturday, September 17, 2022 at AHC Paris in Paris, TN.

Mr. Wilson was born on July 18, 1943 in Murray, KY to the late Olice and Lois Maupin Wilson.  He graduated from Murray High School and went on to serve in the United States Navy. He was of Baptist faith.  Johnny loved to fish, dive and play golf.  Mr. Wilson was loved by many and will be dearly missed.

He is preceded in death by his parents and two sisters, Olean Butterworth and Patricia Scott.

Those left to cherish his memory include his loving wife of 50 years, Mrs. Jo Wilson of Puryear; sons, Jamie Wilson and wife, Ann of Advance, NC and Jackie Hale of Murray; a daughter, Teresa Middleton and husband, Ricky of Puryear; grandchildren, Abby Wilson and Kate Wilson of North Carolina, Brandy Pickard of Murray, Traci Middleton and husband, Chris Donnelly of Puryear; great grandchildren, Ellie Donnelly, Katelyn Pickard, Wyatt Pickard, Ruby King as well as several nieces and nephews.

The graveside service honoring the life of Mr. Johnny H. Wilson is set for 10 AM on Monday, September 26, 2022 at Murray Memorial Gardens.  John Dale will officiate.

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Monday, September 26, 2022

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