Herbert Wilson, 67, of Martin Lane, Axton, Va., passed away Monday, December 10,2018 at his home. He was born October 2, 1951 in Pittsylvania County, Va. to the late, Mary Francis Wilson and the late George C. Wilson. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Carolyn Gunter; and his father-in-law, Bishop Ed. Martin.
Herbert is survived by his wife, Betty M. Wilson of the home; one daughter, Sonya Wilson of Axton, Va.; and one son, Ron Wilson (Misty) of Garland, Texas; two grandchildren, Coi and Cameron Wilson; one sister, Virginia Garrett of Cascade, Va.; and one brother, George H. Wilson of Callands, Va.; mother-in-law, Bessie Martin of Axton, Va.; and brother-in-law, Ed Martin Jr. (Deborah) of Martinsville, Va.
Herbert was a member of St. Paul Holiness Church, Axton, Va. and was a bus driver for the Henry County Public School System. He retired from Mohawk in Eden, N.C.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, December 15, 2018 at The C.R.V. Memorial Chapel at Hairston Funeral Home for visitation. Graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, December 16, 2018 at St.Paul Holiness Church Cemetery in Axton, Va. Elder Barry Dillard, Eulogist.
Arrangements entrusted to Hairston Funeral Home, Martinsville, Va.