Rayburn L.

April 30, 1940 - April 9, 2021

Rayburn L. Wilson, age 80, of Florence, passed away April 9, 2021.  The family will receive friends on Sunday, April ll, from noon until 2:00 p.m. at Williams Funeral Home.  The funeral will follow at 2:00 p.m. in the funeral home chapel.  A private burial will be held at Tri-Cities Memorial Gardens.

Mr. Wilson was preceded in death by his wife, Margaret; son, Mike Wilson; parents, Guy Rayburn Wilson (Loutrell) and Elsie Shields (Carthel); and sister, Joyce Chisolm.

Survivors include his children, Ricky Wilson (Vicki), and Kim Mays (Todd); daughter-in-law, Tamsy Wilson; sisters, Cathy Creasy, Jakie Wilson, and Suezette Bergbower (Steve); brothers, Jimmy Shields (Joan), and Guy Wilson (Laura); brother-in-law, Jim Chisolm; grandchildren, Anthony Wilson (Kate), Bo Balentine (Callie), Maliea Michael (Kendall), and Colby Mays; and great-grandchildren, Tripp and Tucker Michael, Madeline Wilson, and Louella and Liza Balentine.

Mr Wilson was a member of Hendrix Chapel Church of Christ.   He was retired from Reynolds Alloys.  He was a loving father, grandfather, and great-grandfather who loved spending time with his family.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Kidney Fund  (kidneyfund.org) or to The  ALS Association.  Condolences may be left at wfunerals.com.


April 11, 2021
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Williams Funeral Home


Spry Williams Funeral Home, 1950 Helton Drive, Florence, AL, USA

April 11, 2021 12:00 pm

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April 11, 2021
2:00 pm

Williams Funeral Home, Private burial at Tri-Cities Memorial Gardens


Williams Funeral Home, 1950 Helton Drive, Florence, AL

April 11, 2021 2:00 pm

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2 Comments on “Rayburn L. Wilson”

  1. So sorry y’all. Glad we got to visit with all of you last year. I’ve been hearing his voice all day and remembering the old days. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  2. So sorry for your loss. Prayers for your family. I will miss Mr Wilson. He always told me good places to go eat.

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