American Veteran 01

Odus Wilson

June 5, 1931 ~ December 19, 2018 (age 87)


Odus Wilson, age 87, of Caryville, Tennessee, passed away on Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at his home.  Odus was born on June 5, 1931 in Caryville, TN to the late Ike and Mary Tackett Wilson.  He was a Deacon of Ivy Grove Baptist Church in Caryville, TN. He loved gardening, digging ginseng, singing and in the winter he pieced quilts.  In addition to his parents, Odus is preceded in death by his wife of 53 years Louise Wilson, Mother and Father in Law: Fred and Armelda Lawson,  Brothers:  Mitchell, Carlie, Billy, Ramsey, Rev. Johnny and Rev. Virgil, Sisters: Ellen Humphrey and Nancy Daugherty.



Son                                     Dewayne Wilson                          Caryville, TN

Daughter and Fiance         Kim Wilson and Clyde Diehl         Caryville, TN

Daughter                            Barbara Wilson                            Jacksboro, TN

Grandchildren                    Stephen Wilson                           Caryville, TN

                                          Stephanie Wilson                        Jacksboro, TN

                                           Barton Taylor                              Jacksboro, TN

Great Grandchild               Jacob Patterson                         Jacksboro, TN                                                                                                                            (Honorary Pallbearer)


Many other family members and friends that mourn his passing


Visitation: 6:00 to 8:00 PM, Friday, December 21, 2018 at the Hatmaker Funeral Home.

Funeral Service: 2:00 PM, Saturday, December 22, 2018 at the Ivy Grove Baptist Church, Caryville, TN with Rev. CW Fraker and Rev. Jimmy Rutherford officiating.

Internment: Will follow the funeral service at the Queener Cemetery in Jacksboro, TN


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December 21, 2018

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Hatmaker Funeral Home
503 S. Main Street
Lake City, TN 37769

Funeral Service
December 22, 2018

2:00 PM
Ivy Grove Baptist Church
3447 Pinecrest Rd
Caryville, TN 37757

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