Richard Wilson was born in Atlanta, GA on December 18, 1946. He graduated from Hartselle High School and then attended Calhoun Community College. He was a Decorated Vietnam War Veteran and worked has a machinist in the aerospace and automotive industries. He was a celebrated craftman skilled in woodworking. Enjoyed archery and camping. He was compassionate, hardworking, and generous.
Survived by 4 children: Michael, Shawn, Elaina, Shannon
9 grandchildren: Haley, Scott, Cheyenne, Wyatt, Justin, Gabriel, Christian, Ryan, Norma.
4 great grandchildren: Rylan, Kal-El, Hallie, Luna
Arrangements have been entrusted to Spry Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held at Huntsville Memory Gardens, Wednesday, November 24th at 12:30pm with Steve Andrews officiating. The family requests no flowers, but donations can be made to your favorite charity.
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