Memorial services to celebrate the life of Billy R. Wilson, 77, of Camden, will be held at 3:00PM, Wednesday, September 26. 2012 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Rev. Bobby James will officiate. Family will receive friends from 6:00-7:30PM, Tuesday, September 25, 2012 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Memorials may be made in Mr. Wilson’s memory to Wateree Baptist Church, 2024 Haile Street, Camden, SC 29020.
Billy was born in Rockingham, NC, the son of the late Frank and Alma Hunter Wilson. Billy was owner and operator of Wilson’s Deli and Magnolia Restaurant for 25 years. He was a US Army Korean War Veteran, was a member of American Legion Post 17, and attended Wateree Baptist Church.
Billy is survived by his wife of 56 years, Louine Raley Wilson; sons, Jeff Wilson (Rhonda) and Mitch Wilson (Karen), both of Camden; daughter, Christy Wilson Gainey (Burton), of Fort Mill, SC; grandchildren, Luke Wilson (Brittney), Hunter Wilson, Josh Wilson, Ashli Wilson, Chase Gainey, and Hannah Gainey; great-grandchild, Kinleigh Wilson; sister, Jean Kirkland (Paul), of Lugoff; many nieces and nephews.
Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be made to the Wilson family by visiting www.kornegayfuneral.com.