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Obituary: Garlan Wilson, 90, native of Edmonton, KY

Mr. Wilson was a member of Lowell General Baptist Church in Columbus, IN; He was retired from Golden Foundry. He was the brother of Louvern Lee, Columbia, KY

Garlan Wilson, 90, of West Old Nashville Road, Columbus, IN died at 7:20amCT, Wednesday, November 4, 2009, at Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility.

The funeral will be conducted at 10amET, Saturday, November 7, 2009, at Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home, 3855 25th ST, Columbus, IN, with the Rev. Glenn Poynter officiating. Calling will be from 4 to 8pmET, Friday, November 6, 2009, and from 9amET until service time Saturday, November 7, 2009. Burial will be at Garland Brook Cemetery, 501 N. Gladstone AVE, Columbus, IN.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of South Central Indiana.

Garlan Wilson, 90, native of Edmonton, KY (1919-2009)

Born in Edmonton, KY, January 2, 1919, Mr. Garlan Wilson was the son of Marvin and Della Jessie Wilson. He died in Columbus, IN, on November 4, 2009, at the age of 90 years, 10 months, and 2 days.

A member of Lowell General Baptist Church, Mr. Wilson was a former employee of Golden Foundry, retiring in 1982 after many years of service. He enjoyed farming, camping, horseback riding and gardening.

He married Norma Whittington June 21, 1947. She preceded him in death May 21, 2002. He married Alice Riendeau Jan. 28, 2006. She survives.

Other survivors include the following:
  • A sister: Louvern Lee of Columbia, KY
  • Four daughters: Connie Crouch of Seymour, IN; Marilyn (Mike) Jaggers of Columbus, IN; Myra (Mike) Ogle of Franklin, IN; and Angela (Darrin) Burton of Columbus, in
  • Six stepchildren; nine grandchildren; 14 stepgrandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and three stepgreat-grandchildren
  • He was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife; a son, Tom Wilson; three brothers; and one sister.

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