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James Wilson Jr

February 13, 1952 — July 11, 2018

James S. Wilson Jr,
age 66, of Lynchburg, Ohio, passed away early Wednesday morning, July 11, 2018 at the Clinton Memorial Hospital in Wilmington, Ohio.

He was born February 13, 1952 in New Vienna, son of the late James Stanley & Helen Mozelle (Rhoades) Wilson Sr.  On June 3, 1972 in Wilmington, he married Lora Jeanne Brown Wilson, who survives.
A 1972 Clinton Massie High School Graduate, Jim retired as a Load Limit Inspector for the Ohio State Patrol after serving for over 31 years.
In addition to his wife, other surviving family members are his 3 sons- James S. Wilson III, Wilmington, David Wilson Sr, Lynchburg, and Chip Dillon, Wilmington; daughter- Fawna Wilson, Wilmington; 2 grandchidlren- David Wilson Jr and Loranda Wilson; 4 sisters- Gwen McIntire, Lebanon, Lois (Bob) Williams, Wilmington, Wanda Louiso, Hillsboro, & Frances (Rick) Purkey, Hillsboro; and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Jim was preceded in death by his nephew- Samuel Purkey.

Funeral Services will be held 11:00 AM, Monday July 16 at the Fisher-Edgington Funeral Home, 97 West Locust Street atNorth Mulberry Street, Wilmington with  Pastor Earl Vanscoy officiating.  Interment will follow in the New Vienna Green Township Cemetery.
Friends will be received from 2-4 PM Sunday, July 15  at Fisher-Edgington Funeral Home.
Contributions in Jim's memory may be made to the Empowering Life Without Limits, 4595 St Rte 730, Wilmington, Ohio  45177.  To sign the online guest book, go to

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