He was a US Army veteran and a member and deacon of Trace Fork Separate Baptist Church.
Bill is survived by his wife of 49 years, Lois “Tiny” Wilson; two sons, Donald (Melinda) Wilson of Russell Springs and Roger (Dana) Wilson of Hustonville; three brothers: Donnie Wilson of Danville, Russell Wilson of GA and Harold Wilson of Yosemite; two sisters: Irene Knouse of Stanford and Flossie Murphy of Liberty and five grandchildren: Donald, Dale, Logan, Dakota and Shelby Wilson.
He was preceded in death by a son, William Fred Wilson, Jr and a brother, Edward Wilson.
Services will be at 2 pm, Sunday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by Bro. Elvis Tucker with burial in Willow Springs Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Donald Wilson, Jr, Dale Wilson, Logan Wilson, Dakota Wilson, Aaron Wilson and Larry Knouse. Honorary pallbearer is Larry Wilson.
Visitation is 6-9 pm, Saturday.