Herman Johnson Wilson, 92, of Reidsville went home to be with the Lord Friday, July 15, 2022.
A funeral service will be held at 2PM on Monday, July 18,2022 at Wilkerson Funeral Home with Pastor Kenneth Hammock officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial will follow at 10 AM on Tuesday, July 19th,2022 at Lakeview cemetery in Greensboro.
Herman was born in Rockingham County to the late Charlie Wilson and Versie Poindexter. He loved the outdoors, hunting, fishing, and gardening. He was a loving and consistent father. He never met a stranger and even into his 90’s, his memory and mind were still sharp. Most of all he loved his family. He will be missed by all who knew him.
Along with his parents, Herman is preceded in death by his wife of many years, Ella Marie Wilson and children, Herman Wilson Jr. and Linda Bennett.
He is survived by his sons, Jerry Donald “Donnie” Wilson (Hurrell), Johnny Jackson Wilson (Helen); daughter, Penny Wilson Cardwell; 11 grandchildren; 23 great grandchildren with 2 more on the way; sister, Evelyn V. Bass as well as a large and loving extended family.