Welcome to the memorial page for

Billy Hunter Wilson

October 1, 1929 ~ September 8, 2017 (age 87)

Billy Hunter Wilson, 87, of Phenix City, AL passed away Friday, September 8, 2017 at Kindred Hospice in Columbus, Ga.


Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am EST, Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at Lakewood Baptist Church. A private burial will be held at Riverdale Cemetery.  The family will receive friends Tuesday evening from 6:00 until 8:00 pm EST at Vance Memorial Chapel, Phenix City, AL.


Mr. Wilson was born October 1, 1929 in Boyles, AL son of the late Joseph Warren Wilson and Lillian Harden Wilson.  He was an active member of Lakewood Baptist Church where he served as a Deacon, was part of the Homer Gray Sunday School Class and participated in the Amen Choir. He was also Mason and had been a member at Mt. Hermon Masonic Lodge.


Other than his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife Mona Sue “Tillie” Putnam Wilson and siblings, Mildred Rollin and Lawrence Wilson.


He is survived by his loving wife, Margaret Griffith Wilson; children, Hunter P. Wilson wife Angie and Ken Griffith wife Marsha; grandchildren, Jake Wilson wife Erica and Jenna Wilson; several nieces and nephews and extended family members and church family.


Donations can be made to Kindred Hospice, 8301 Franciscan Woods Dr #201, Columbus, GA 31909.


Online condolences may be made at

 Service Information

September 12, 2017

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Vance Memorial Chapel
3738 Hwy 431N
Phenix City, AL 36867

Funeral Service
September 13, 2017

11:00 AM
Lakewood Baptist Church
4011 Lakewood Dr.
Phenix City, AL 36867

Private Interment

Riverdale Cemetery
1000 Victory Drive
Columbus, GA 31901

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