Walter Wilson

Published 12:00 am Saturday, July 30, 2011

JERSEY CITY, N.J. — Walter Wilson died Sunday, July 24, 2011, at his home in Jersey City. He was 82.

Mr. Wilson was born at Eagle Lake to Daniel and Elsie Wilson. He was in the U.S. Navy for 22 years, serving on the USS Constellation. He was employed with the U.S. Postal Service.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Evelyn Wilson; and his brother, Joe Wilson.

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He is survived by a sister, Ruby M. Ross of Los Angeles; nieces, nephews and other relatives; and friends.

Visitation will be from 1 until 2 p.m. Monday atLakeview Memorial Funeral Home in Vicksburg.

A graveside service and burial will follow at Cedar Hill Cemetery.