Robert O. Wilson, Jr. of Winnabow, passed away Tuesday, January 3, 2017 at Wilmington Health and Rehabilitation after a lenghty illness. Robert was born February 14, 1943 to Robert O. Wilson, Sr. and Aurelia Bagwell Wilson.
Robert served with the Wilmington Police Department in the 1960’s. He retired from E. I. DuPont as an industrial mechanic.
Surviving are sons Ryan M. Wilson of Burgaw, NC and Jason O. Wilson of Wilmington, NC as well as several cousins. The family would like to express their heartfelt thanks to Robert’s special friends Richard and Karen Hollenbeck for all the care given to Robert during his illness.
Graveside services will be Thursday, January 12, 2017, at 11am at Greenlawn Memorial Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in Robert’s memory to Pender County Sheriff’s Office, Shop with a Sheriff Christmas Program, 605 E Fremont St., P O Box 1449, Burgaw, NC 28425 or to your local Humane Society.