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W.A. Wilson

May 16, 1933 — April 8, 2018

W.A. Wilson

W.A. Wilson, 84, of Cincinnati, Ohio died Sunday, April 8, 2018 at Hospice of Cincinnati in Blue Ash. 

He was born May 16, 1933 in Arbyrd, Missouri to Willie Wesley and Beatrice Iwilda Kelbreath Wilson. 


He was the devoted husband of Juanita Renneker, who were married December 11, 1999 in Cincinnati, Ohio. 

He was previously married to the late Ovella Ikerman.

He served in the Airforce for 21 years then worked for Florsheim Shoe Factory in Cape Girardeau for 21 years, retiring in 1996. He was also an avid St. Louis Cardinals fan. 

He was a member of Harvest Baptist Church in Cincinnati. 

Survivors include his wife, Juanita Wilson of Cincinnati; one daughter, Pam (Mark) Foster of Cape Girardeau; four sons, Steven Wilson of Los Angeles, California, Jeff (Connie) Wilson of Altus, Oklahoma, Robert (Dixie) Wilson of Scott City, Missouri and James Wilson of Cape Girardeau, Missouri; four sister-in-laws, Sue Wilson of Foley, Alabama, Mary Lou Wilson of Lilbourn, Missouri, Charlene Wilson of Texas and Laura Wilson of Troy, Tennessee; and nine grandchildren. 

He was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Maxine (Bud) Wilmoth; and four brothers, Paul Wilson, J.W. Wilson, Wesley Wilson and Joe Wilson. 

Visitation will be 10:00 am to 12:00 pm on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at Ford & Sons Funeral Home Mt. Auburn Chapel in Cape Girardeau, Missouri.     

Funeral service will follow at 12:00 pm at the funeral home with the Rev. Jeff Long officiating. 

Burial will be at Cape County Memorial Park in Cape Girardeau, with full military honors. 

Dalbert, Woodruff & Isenogle Funeral Home is assisting the family in Cincinnati.

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