John Henry Wilson Jr., 61, of Deweyville passed away on Thursday, April 05, at his residence.

A funeral service was held on Saturday, April 7, at Dorman Funeral Home, with Charles Wilson officiating. Cremation was held under the direction of Dorman Funeral Home.

He was a native and life long resident of Hartburg; born on April 16, 1950 to the late John Henry Wilson Sr. and Bill (McCall) Wilson. He had worked in the construction for many years as a carpenter and crane operator. He loved to go fishing and being outdoors. Mr. Wilson was a loving father, grandfather, brother and friend who will be missed dearly.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Wilson Sr.; son, Ricky Powell, sister, Frances Wilson; wife Leslie (Trevino) Wilson.

His is survived by his sons, John Henry Wilson III of Orange, Michael Wilson of Deweyville; daughters, Mindy Wilson of Louisiana, Dusty Wilson of Beaumont; Janelle (Londy) Hill of Orange; sister, Linda Faye Wilson of Orange; grandchildren, Michael Wilson Jr., Norma Hopson, Hailyn Wilson, Haiden Wilson, Jason , Jarvis and one great grandchild on the way.

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