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Charles Wilson, 88, Campbellsville, KY (1931-2020)

Charles Wilson of Campbellsville passed away on Tuesday, February 25, 2020. He was 88 years old.

A private graveside was conducted at Brookside Cemetery.

Charles Wilson of Campbellsville, son of the late Leonard C. Wilson and Ida Bell Cox Wilson, was born April 11, 1931, in Taylor County, Kentucky. He died at 1:55 A.M., Tuesday, February 25, 2020 in Greensburg. Age: 88

He professed faith in Christ and loved to worship by playing and singing music at the nursing home and on the radio.

Charles served his country honorable in the United States Army and was a veteran of the Korean Conflict.

He was a retired heat and air conditioning employee.

Charles loved his family and was a good daddy and provider.

He united in marriage to Fay Burris March 21, 1950 and she preceded him in death July 2, 2008.

Charles is survived by one daughter and one son: Rita Perkins of Campbellsville and Doug Wilson and wife, Pam of Danville; six grandchildren: David Benningfield and wife, Tina, Ashley Wooley and husband, Richard and Mistie Lee and husband, Joseph of Campbellsville, Bryan Hylton of Danville, Lucy Maddox and husband, Terry of Shepherdsville and Shirley Yates and husband, Ricky of Greensburg; twenty great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren; one brother and one sister: Larry Wilson and wife, Bonnie and Louise Harris of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.

He was also preceded in death by a daughter, Phyllis Ann Wilson in infancy; a granddaughter, Robbin Perkins; a son-in-law, Robert Perkins April 19, 2007 and two brothers: Randall Wilson and Paul Wilson.

Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Charles Wilson, 88, Campbellsville, KY (1931-2020)

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