Charles A. "Hoot" Wilson, 79, of Lexington, died at 3:39 a.m. Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at Clark County Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville.
Funeral services were Monday at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison with Pastor Frank McGee officiating. Burial took place at Sharon Hill Cemetery near Lexington.
Mr. Wilson was a 1952 graduate of Hanover High School. He was a member of Kent Christian Church and worked for Indiana-Kentucky Electric Corporation as a maintenance supervisor for 40 years, retiring in 1997. He enjoyed the outdoors, hunting, fishing, and bowling.
Born September 5, 1934, in Georgetown, Mr. Wilson was the son of Raymond and Cleo Barnacle Wilson. He married Norma L. O'Neal on March 8, 1957. She survives.
In addition to his wife, survivors include sons, Jeff Wilson of Milton, Kentucky and Greg Wilson of Madison; daughters, Kim (Rodney) Hyatt of Versailles and Julie (Kevin) Elliott of Hanover; grandchildren, David, Derek, Cody, Kayla, Bailey, and Riley; and one great-granddaughter.
Mr. Wilson was preceded in death by his parents.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Sharon Hill Cemetery through the funeral home.