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Harry E. WilsonPassing: October 22, 2011


Chastain Funeral Home

Tuesday,Oct.25,2011, 1:00 pm


Chastain Funeral Home

Tuesday,Oct.25,2011, 10:00 am - 12:45 pm


Mitchell Cemetery


MITCHELL Harry E. Wilson, 66, Mitchell, passed away Saturday morning, October 22, 2011, at his residence.

Born September 6, 1945, in Paoli, he was the son of Charles and Ruby Mae (Beatty) Wilson.

He retired from Lehigh Cement Company. He graduated from Mitchell High School in 1963 and was also a graduate of Indiana University.

Harry was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran of the Vietnam War and recipient of the Purple Heart.

Surviving: daughter,
Melissa Mae Wilson and husband, Lance Adams, Bedford
Derick Wilson and wife, Jennifer, Greenwood
Charles Wilson, Mitchell
Dylan Adams, Jordan Wilson, Drew Wilson, and Haleigh Wilson
Terrie Mae Moffatt, Paoli
Barry Wilson, Mitchell

His mother, Ruby Mae Wilson; and grandson, Braden E. Wilson, preceded him in death.

Graveside service will be at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 25, at Mitchell Cemetery with military honors accorded by American Legion Post No. 250 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 9107.

Friends may call from 10:00 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. on Tuesday at Chastain Funeral Home.

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9 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Carolyn Riefe | Saginaw, MI
    Date: November 10, 2011
    Harry was a classmate of mine - we both graduated in 1963. I'm so sorry for your loss and hope you will find comfort in your memories of him.
  2. Guest: Stephaney Dixon Washington | Eaton, OH
    Date: October 26, 2011
    Missy & Derick, I am so sorry for the loss of your Dad. I know that he will be missed. You are both in my thoughts and prayers.
  3. Guest: Toni Kress | Bedford, IN
    Date: October 26, 2011
    My heart goes out to you and your family. God Bless.
  4. Guest: Kathy Heckard | Bedford, IN
    Date: October 25, 2011
    Missy, I am so sorry for the loss of your Dad. You and your family will be in my thoughts.
  5. Guest: Robyn Jackson | Ingalls, IN
    Date: October 24, 2011
    I am truly sorry for your loss. Derick, I know you have been grateful for what a wonderful father your dad was to you. I am deeply saddened for you and your family.
  6. Guest: Mary Callahan | Mitchell, IN
    Date: October 24, 2011
    I love you all very much and am so sorry for the loss of Papaw Harry. He loved you and you can remember the good times with him Love. Maw .
  7. Guest: Jeanell Baptiste | Indianapolis, IN
    Date: October 24, 2011
    I am so sorry for your lost. May God be with you and your family in your time of need.
  8. Guest: Karon Wingard | Bloomingtom, IN
    Date: October 23, 2011
    Deke and Jennifer, Bob and I send ours thoughts and prayers to all the Wilson Family.
  9. Guest: Melissa and Chris Sorrentino | Danville, IN
    Date: October 23, 2011
    Derick - we are so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers