James R. Wilson, 86, of Aurora passed away Sunday, August 9, 2020 at Cox Medical Center South in Springfield.
He was born to Alonzo and Grace Welty Wilson on May 30, 1934 in Fort Leavenworth, KS. He was retired from the National Guard.
Survivors include on son, Larry Wilson of Springfield, MO; and one sister, Dorothy Nagle of Garden Grove, CA.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Opal; three sisters, Elba Kozak, Alberta Jordan and Barbara Wilm; and two brothers, Calvin and Freddy Wilson.
Private graveside services will be held in the Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Springfield.
Peterson Funeral Chapel