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Jerry (Pedu) Thomas Wilson, 72, Russell Springs, KY (1947-2019)

Jerry "Pedu" Thomas Wilson of Russell Springs passed away Wednesday, December 18 2019 at his residence. He was 72 years old.

Funeral services will be held at 2pmCT on Saturday, December 28 2019, at Wilson Funeral Home Chapel, 391 East Steve Wariner Drive, Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Garlin Wilson and Bro. Larold Gosser officiating. Interment will follow in Mill Springs National Cemetery, 9044 West Highway 80, Nancy, KY.

Visitation will be at 1pmCT and after the service is complete Saturday, December 28 2019 at Wilson Funeral Home Chapel, 391 East Steve Wariner Drive, Russell Springs, KY.

He was a mechanic at Johnson Service Station. He was also in the Army.

He was born on Saturday, September 06 1947, in Somerset, KY.

He was the son of the late Betty Gosser Wilson, and the late William "Ham" Wilson.

Survivors include:
  • His wife - Debra Wilson of Russell Springs, KY
  • Two Daughters: Teri Wilson, spouse Chris Roberts, of Somerset KY, and Rachel Conley, spouse Bruce, of Russell Springs KY
  • Two Sons: Jeff Wilson, spouse Brooke, of Russell Springs KY, and Kevin Smith, of Russell Springs KY.
  • Nine grandchildren,
  • One special grandson
  • One great grandson
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by one grandson, Tyler Wilson, one granddaughter, Kanna Smith.

Wilson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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