Wednesday, December 11, 2013
Funeral services for David Wilson, conducted by the Rev. Louis Ashley and Pastor John W. Wilson, were held Monday, November 25, 2013, at St. Luke United Methodist Church of Salters. Burial, directed by Henryhand Funeral Home, followed at Harvey and Jane Huell Memorial Garden of Salters. Mr. Wilson died Tuesday, November 19, 2013, at the home of his daughter (Angela Gibson) in Salters. He was born March 14, 1927, in Williamsburg County, the son of the late Carrie Wilson and Harvey Wilson. He attended the public schools of Williamsburg County. He worked for Onitas Knitting Mills, as a night guardsman for 10 plus years. He then became employed for Cecil Blakely Logging Company for many years as a truck driver. He was a member of St. Luke United Methodist Church, where he served on the Trustee Board for many years. He was married to the late Mrs. Sylvia Huell. Two children, Janie Mae and Rodean, preceded him in death. Survivors are: five daughters, Betty Mention (Cleveland) of Salters; Novie Ann Mack of Baltimore, Maryland; David Ann White (Herbert) of Andrews; Marie Robinson of Lane; Angela Gibson (Felder, Sr.) of Salters; and Mary Felder, (Isiah, III) of Lane; one son, Pastor John Wilson (Bobbie Jean) of Salters; five grandchildren that he reared as his own, Evelyn B. Green, Melissa Burroughs (Delmonte) and Terris Wilson, all of Lane; Francil Wilson of Kingstree; and Gregory Gamble of Salters, SC; two sisters, Inell Huell of Salters; and Betty Gander of Bronx, New York; five brothers, Phillip Wilson and Abraham Wilson, both of Baltimore, Maryland; Harvey Wilson of Trio; James McBride (Mary) of Salters; and Frank McBride (Ida) of Florence; 35 grandchildren; 57 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren.