Emory Allen Wilson 51 of Beckley went to be with the Lord Friday March 22nd, 2019 following a long illness. Born September 15th, 1967 in Beckley he was the son of the late Paul and Stella Perdue Wilson.
Emory was proceeded in death by; one sister Mary Wilson, and three brothers William, Thomas, and Don Wilson, and one brother-in-law David Moore.
Emory was an avid sports fan who followed Marshall University, the Indianapolis Colts and the Baltimore Orioles. He loves to spend time outdoors mowing grass and fishing with his grandchildren. Emory had attended the Beckley Advent Christian Church.
He is survived by his wife of 12 years Mary Shrader Wilson. Three sons; Michael Reed and wife Taletha of Beckley, John Burnette Jr. of Georgia, and Andrew Burnette of Beckley. One Brother Robert Wilson and wife Karen of Beckley. Two sisters; Louella George and husband Gary of Crab Orchard, and Phyllis Moore of Bradley. One sister-in-law Tammy Wilson of Beckley and 11 grandchildren also survive along with numerous; nieces, nephews, cousin’s and special friends.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Thursday, March 28th, 2019 at the Melton Mortuary and Cremation Center Chapel with Pastor Craig Spooner and Minister Michael Reed officiating. Friends may call on the family from 12 noon until time of service on Thursday. Burial will follow in the Blueridge Memorial Gardens in Beckley. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers