A graveside service for Bobby Gene Wilson, Sr., of Elgin, SC will be held on Friday, May 17, 2013 at 11:00 AM at Harmony Baptist Church, Elgin. Pastor Dan Griffin will officiate. Visitation will follow in the church Fellowship Hall. Memorials may be made in Bobby’s memory to VFW Post 11079, 2464 Bowen St., Elgin, SC 29045.
Mr. Wilson, son of the late Herbert Vaughn "Pee Wee" Wilson and Irene Peake Wilson, was born in Blaney, SC. He was a US Army VietNam Veteran and a member of VFW Post 11079, Elgin, where he had served as Post Lieutenant Commander.
Bobby is survived by his son, Bobby Gene Wilson, Jr. (Christina Barwick) of Chapin; grandchildren, Andrew Wilson, Laney Barwick, Christopher Wilson, Alex Wilson and Jacob Wilson; and sisters, Carolyn Wilson deMontfort (Jean-Claude) of Mt. Holly, NC and Judy Wilson Sanders (Tom Twitchell) of Jackson, SC, and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brother, Billy Wilson and sisters, Gloria Elaine Wilson and Dorothy Nell Wilson.
Kornegay Funeral Home, Lugoff-Elgin-Chapel, is assisting the family.
Online condolences may be sent to the Wilson family by visiting www.kornegayfuneral.com