Herman Lee Wilson
Apr 17, 1909 – Apr 27, 1973

Dover –

Herman Lee Wilson, 64, died Friday at Memorial Hospital, Clarksville, after an extended illness.  Funeral services will be today at 2 p.m. at Milligan Funeral Home, the Rev. Joe Moore officiating.  Burial will be in the Wyatt Cemetery at the Big A community.  Mr. Wilson was born in Stewart County April 17, 1909, the son of the late Alvin and Mattie Bryant Wilson.  He is survived by his widow, Roberta Wyatt Wilson.  They were married May 15, 1931.  Mr. Wilson is also survived by three daughters, Mrs. Opal Pope, Allegre, KY; Mrs. Thelma Castile, and Mrs. Vickie Mullins, both of Dover; three brothers, Otis Wilson, Clarksville; Clarence Wilson and Alton Wilson, both of Dover; three sisters, Mrs. Winnie Knight, Clarksville and Mrs. Mary Elliott and Mrs. Martha Wyatt, both of Dover; and nine grandchildren.  He was a member of the Methodist Church and was a retired Stewart County truck and school bus driver.  Pallbearers will be Walter and Raymon Bryant, Haywood, Reed and Bruce Wyatt, and Paul Elliott.

(Note:  Herman Lee Wilson’s paternal great grandparents were Winnie Smith and Mitchell Wyatt, one of the Wyatt twins raised by Rachel Atkins and Charles Roper in Stewart Co., TN.  Herman’s maternal ggg grandfather was Rev. War soldier Lewis Atkins.)

Submitted by  Kyle, Melanie and David Atkins  on behalf of Louise Wyatt-  Thank you!


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