Frederick M. Wilson

Published 5:08 pm Monday, February 25, 2019

FRANKLIN — Frederick McClean Wilson, 82, passed away on Friday, Feb. 22, 2019, in Southampton Memorial Hospital.

Frederick M. Wilson

Mr. Wilson was born in Franklin and was a former resident of Norfolk.

He was predeceased by his parents, Ryland and Cecilia Ash Wilson; his wife of 57 years, Johnnie Mae Wilson; and two sons, Frederick M. Wilson Jr. and Larry Wilson.

Mr. Wilson was a retired owner operator trucker with Phoenix Motor Express and Brown Transport.

He was an Army veteran.

He is survived two daughters, Mary Ortiz of Norfolk and Kimberly Wilson of Franklin; two sons, Ryland L. Wilson and his wife, Melinda, of Virginia Beach; and Keith Wilson of Franklin; seven grandchildren, Rodney Hawkins, Rena Bryant, Marshall Wright, Michelle Ortiz, Vanessa Juarez, Chase Alexander and Laray Wilson; seven great-grandchildren, Dominic Wright, Orion Davis, Story Wright, Miles Davis, Kiera Wright, Deliah Juarez and Olivia Juarez.

Services will be private.