Clifford O. WilsonFebruary 15, 1946 - September 28, 2021
Posted on September 29, 2021 at 5:00 PM • 4 Comments
Clifford O. Wilson, 75, of Corbin passed away Tuesday, September 28, 2021, at Baptist Health Corbin. Born February 15, 1946, he was the son of the late Charlie and Alisee Wilson.
Cliff was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, and brother.
A jokester by nature, he always displayed a keen sense of humor that his family and friends enjoyed. He was also an animal lover and especially loved his cat, Max, whose passing last May still grieved him. Over the years, his work experiences were in sales, mainly at Pepsi Cola Bottling Company, Heilig-Meyers Furniture Store, and the Times Tribune Newspaper.
In addition to his father and mother, Cliff was preceded in death by his sister, Jennifer Rose Wilson Johnson; two nephews: Jesse Disney and Patrick Bradley; niece, Hillary Moore; sister-in-law, Penny Walling; and three brothers-in-law: Dennis Walling, Chuck Walling, and Glen Moore.
Cliff leaves behind his loving wife, Elizabeth Ann Wilson, with whom he celebrated his 50th wedding anniversary last July; daughter, Carla Joyce Handy (Jason) of London, KY; son, Clifford Wilson, Jr., of Corbin, KY; son, Eric T. Wilson (Katie) of Union, KY; five grandchildren: Alex Cima (fiancé Ashley Brown), Harper Handy, Raleigh Handy, Theo D. Wilson, and Malcom J. Wilson; great granddaughter, Aspen R. Cima; twin brother, Raymond Wilson (Shirley); sister, Jean Hollins; and two sisters-in-law: Rita Disney (Wess) and Cheryl Fletcher (J.R.); He is also survived by several nieces, nephews, other relatives and numerous friends. He was greatly loved and will be sorely missed.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. Sunday, October 3, 2021, in the Hart Funeral Home Chapel with Kevin Roach and Bobby Joe Eaton officiating. Burial will follow in Cumberland Memorial Gardens at Lily. Serving as pallbearers will be Kevin Disney, David Disney, Jason Handy, Peyton Farley, Alex Cima, and Raymond Wilson Jr.
The family will receive friends from 6 – 8 P.M. Saturday at Hart Funeral Home, located at 1011 Master Street in Corbin.