Funeral services for Grady Wilson will be at 2 p.m., Friday, March 27, 2015, at Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel in Minden, with the Rev. Jesse Moore and the Rev. Curtis Epnett officiating. Interment will follow at Gardens of Memory Cemetery in Minden with Military and Masonic rites. The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 p.m. Thursday, March 26, 2015, at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Minden.
Grady was born in Center Point Sept. 25, 1934, to his parents, Henry and Della Wilson. He passed away at his home of 40 years in Minden, March 23, 2015.
Grady was a retired Navy Chief with the United States Navy, a mason and a manager at Minden Airport. He loved hunting and fishing.
He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Henry Jr. and Roger Lee Wilson.
He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Myra Wilson of Minden; son, Terry Wilson and fiancée, Anna of Minden; daughter, Babette Epnett and husband, Bryan of Lafayette; grandchildren, Tiffiany Decou, Joshua Epnett and Matt Wilson; five sisters-in-law, Doris Wilson, Blanche Moore, Barbara Larkin, Cathy Miller and husband, Bryant and Rose Antee and husband, Jackie all of Minden; numerous nieces, nephews and special friends; goddaughter, Lee Viviano and godson, Eric Janson.
Pallbearers will be Kelly Wilson, Ricky Moore, Matthew Wilson, Joshua Epnett, Justin Funderburk and Joshua Funderburk.
Patriot Guard Riders will serve as Honor Guards.
The Wilson family would like to thank Gamble Hospice for all the love and care especially B.J.
Pike, Melba Benjamin, Precious Edwards, Lauren Taylor and Denata.