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“my name use to be tammy christian .i use to go to the wilsons family home when i was younger and stay with lesa .i love the family theywere my'...Read More »
1 of 15 | Posted by: tammy rowe - family friend

“My dad was the late Dennis Christian,and he talked about the WILSON'S all the time. We are so very truly sorry for your loss. ”
2 of 15 | Posted by: Teressa christian

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
3 of 15 | Posted by: Barbara Ann Stephenson Cecil

“Sorry to hear about the lose of my Uncle Amos. My Dad Fred Wilson was his brother. Our thoughts and Prayers are with the family at this time. love...Read More »
4 of 15 | Posted by: Lovetta Ruth Wilson Stepheson - LA

“Heard this Preacher preach many a sermon. He will be missed. Earth has lost a faithful messenger - Heaven has gained another flower for God's bouquet. ”
5 of 15 | Posted by: Terry Lee Christian - Friend

“Amos will be surely missed! God bless the family! ”
6 of 15 | Posted by: Patsy Myers Campbell and family ( daughter of Dovel Myers) - OH

“So very sorry for your loss. Deborah Justice Watson ”
7 of 15 | Posted by: Deborah Watson

“A dedicated apostle of the Lord ,who knew & lived by God's Word ,preached it in spirit & truth . A true humble soldier of the Lord . I count it a...Read More »
8 of 15 | Posted by: Patty Johnson - Willow Wood, OH

“Sending condolences to the family. Amos was a very good friend of my Dad (Billy Payne) He was a positive role model and a cornerstone in our...Read More »
9 of 15 | Posted by: Billy and Sharon Daniels

“So sorry to hear of the families loss.. But he has now moved on to His heavenly home that he has been looking forward to for so long..Honored to have...Read More »
10 of 15 | Posted by: Pam & Rick Gorby

“I'd like to extend my deepest condolences to the family of Rev. Amos Wilson. Although I've not worked with Jarvis Wilson for long I want him and all...Read More »
11 of 15 | Posted by: Joan Hershey - Ft. Knox, KY

“Amos married my daughter and son in law. His care and concern for the young couple was touching. Our deepest condolences for having such a wonderful...Read More »
12 of 15 | Posted by: Dale Cohenour - acquaintance

“I can remember Bro. Amos as a child growing up at the Linnville Church hearing him preach. Not only there but at Centerpoint, Palestine and several...Read More »
13 of 15 | Posted by: Bobbie (Baldwin) Perego - OH

“Amos will be missed. He and my Dad Billy were lifetime friends. May God bless you all. Ronald & Betty ”
14 of 15 | Posted by: Ronald Payne - Poctorville, OH

“So sorry for your loss. Amos was such a wonderful man. During the past few months I truly enjoyed my visits to his room when I was visiting my mom at...Read More »
15 of 15 | Posted by: Rosemary Helmondollar - OH

Rev. Amos Bernard Wilson, 90, of Scottown, passed away Tuesday February 19, 2013 at Arbors Nursing Home in Gallipolis, Ohio. The Lawrence County, Ohio native was born November 4, 1922 a son of the late George and Mary Brown Wilson.

Amos was a retired Dozer Operator for the Lawrence County Engineer. He was an ordained minister and the Pastor of the Okey Chapel Church in Scottown and enjoyed farming.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Lucille Kingery Wilson
6 brothers; Orland Wilson, Ralph Wilson, Fred Wilson, Edgar Wilson, Stewart Wilson and Stacy Wilson
4 sisters; Garnet Callicoat, Dorothy Wilson, Irene Hayes and an infant sister

Amos is survived by;
son and daughter-in-law; Roger and Karen Wilson of Columbus, Ohio
son and daughter-in-law; Keith and Sandra Wilson of Scottown
daughter and son-in-law; Karen and Pearlie Mannon of Scottown
son and daughter-in-law; Michael and Tammy Wilson of Scottown
son; David Wilson of Scottown
son and daughter-in-law; Leland and Donna Wilson of Scottown
daughter and son-in-law; Lisa and Michael Means of Leon, WV.
15 grandchildren, 31 great-grandchildren , 5 great-great-grandchildren
A special thanks to Tammy for all her help.

Funeral services will be 2P.M. Saturday, February 23, 2013 at Okey Chapel Church in Scottown with Pastor Darrell Fowler and Rick Riggle officiating. Burial will follow in Brethern Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday from 12noon until the time of the service at the church.

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