Percy Hudson Wilson

Published 5:00 am Friday, May 11, 2007

Services for Percy Hudson Wilson, of Brookhaven, are 3 p.m.Saturday, May 12, at Riverwood Family Funeral Service Chapel withburial in Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery in Brookhaven.

Visitation is Friday from 5 until 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Mr. Wilson, 89, died May 10, 2007, at King’s Daughters MedicalCenter. He was born on Nov. 24, 1917, to Joseph Gilbert Wilson andSamantha Smith Wilson.

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He was retired from the Mississippi Department of Transportation.He was an Army veteran of World War II. He served in Europe in the7th Armored Division, and on D-Day and in the Battle of The Bulge.He was a member of Friendship Baptist Church.

Preceding him in death were his parents; his brothers, A. C.Wilson, Everett Wilson, Louis Wilson and Robert Lee Wilson; and hissisters, Luna Mae W. Case and Annie Merle W. Case.

Survivors are his wife, Pearl Leda Case Wilson, of Brookhaven; hisdaughter, Rhonda Wilson Ishee and husband Ray Ishee, of Wesson; hisbrother, Jeff David Wilson, of Bogue Chitto; his sister, PerlineWilson Case, of Brookhaven; his grandchildren, Brad Ishee and wifeLinda, of Madison, and Marci Kristen Ishee, of

Johnson City, Tenn.; and his great-grandchildren, Braden WalkerIshee and Christopher Bryce Ishee, of Madison.

Memorials may be made to Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery Fund at1502 Friendship Lane NW, Brookhaven, MS. 39601.