He was a graduate of the 1971 Charter Class of Marion County High School where he played football.
He was an employee of Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville for twenty-eight years and also an employee of Amazon.com in Campbellsville for fifteen and one-half years. He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Muldraugh Hill Baptist Church.
He united in marriage to Donna Melton September 9, 1972.
Besides his wife, Donna Melton Wilcher of Campbellsville, he is survived by one son and one daughter: Scott Wilcher and wife, Kristin of Bardstown and Amy Hall and husband, Jon of Lexington; five grandchildren: Brianna Hall, Cayden Hall, Lucas Wilcher, Jackson Wilcher and Rebecca Wilcher; three brothers and eight sisters: James “Fuzz” Wilcher of Finley, Myrtle “Ted” Buckman, Ruth Ann Buckman and Rita Wise of Campbellsville, Jeanette “Tootsie” Kays of Bowling Green, Helen Newcome of Lebanon, Virgie Moore and Bonnie Johnson of Louisville, Donzie Wilcher, Jr. of Bardstown, Louise Wright and Randall Wilcher of Samuels, Kentucky; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
He was also preceded in death by three brothers: Laurence Wilcher, Carl Wilcher and Mitchell Dean Wilcher in infancy.
VISITATION: 5:00 - 8:00 P.M., Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 1:00 P.M., Wednesday, August 26, 2015 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Rev. Steve Skaggs
BURIAL: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO HOSPARUS OF GREEN RIVER AND MAY BE MADE AT PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME