Roscoe Calvin Wilson, age 86 years, one month and six days, passed away Tuesday, May 7, 2019, at his home in the Osborne Creek Community of Strunk, Kentucky.
Born April 1, 1933, at Becks Creek, Kentucky in Whitley County, he was the son of the late Jim and Betsy (Goins) Wilson. Besides his parents, he is preceded in death by a son, Timothy Mark Wilson, two brothers: Louis Wilson and J.D. Huddleston, seven sisters: Flossie Caudill, Leatha Huddleston, Mary Worley, Lucille Lawrence, Faye Caddell, Lois Huddleston and Reba Wilson.
Surviving family include his wife, Bonnie Rachel (Meadows) Wilson whom he married May 31, 1958, a son, Ricky Calvin Wilson and wife Marcia, and a daughter-in-law Jennifer Wilson.
He had two grandchildren: Matthew Wilson and Merilea Strunk, , and great grandchildren: Levi, Mitchell, Braxton, Jaxon, Elia Cheyenne, and Kyleigh.
Roscoe was retired from the U.S. Forest Service where he had been a timber marker. He served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, May 11, 2019, at the Hayes Creek Church of God, with Bro. Harvey Logan and Bro. Steve Perry officiating. He will be laid to rest at the Osborne Creek Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday, May 10, 2019, at Pine Knot Funeral Home after 6:00 p.m.
Pine Knot Funeral Home is assisting the family with funeral arrangements.