Dale WilsonPublished 11:17am Friday, August 1, 2014
Dale Wilson, age 47 of Winder, passed away Monday, July 28, 2014. A native of Missouri, Dale attended Campbell Elementary School, graduated from Van Buren High School and received his associates degree in HVAC from Linn Technical College, where he was a basketball star. He was a member of Riverhills Church. He coached basketball, football and baseball for nine years for the Barrow County Recreation Department. He was the president of Po Boy’s Plumbing where he loved to work and was an avid UGA fan and an athlete in his own right. He loved his family and loved to cook. He is survived by his parents, Smokie and Jane Bledsoe Wilson of Bainbridge; his grandmother, Agnes Bledsoe and aunt, Linda Barkley both of Campbell, MO; three sons, Caleb, Coleman and Lane Wilson all of Winder; a brother, Darian Wilson (Katie) of Winder; sister, Beth Sloan (Mike) of Bainbridge and twin sister, Gale Goodman of Bainbridge; many nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles also survive. Visitation was held from 6 until 9 p.m. Friday, August 1, at Smith Funeral Home, Winder, Ga. Funeral Services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, August 2, at Riverhills Church with Pastor Chip Wheeler officiating. Donations may be made to Benefit for Dale Wilson established at South State Bank in Winder to benefit the children.