Services for Jesse Odell Wilson, age 90, of Point, were held Wednesday, July 29, at 2:00 p.m. with a public visitation from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 28 at the First Baptist Church of Point with Pastor Jimmy Jarrett officiating. Mr. Wilson passed away Sunday, July 26 in Point.
Jesse Odell Wilson was born November 14, 1929 to Jewel Lee Akin and Terry Linsey Wilson in Van Zandt County. He was married to Wanda Delane Wilson on October 19, 1997. Mr. Wilson worked as a dry waller and farmer. His hobbies included fishing, cattle and grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife, Wanda; children Danny Wilson, Wynell Wilson, Rickey and Karen
Willingham, Billy and Beverly Gaston, David and Diana Gaston, Jay and Shelly Gaston; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren.
Mr. Wilson is also survived by siblings Cozell Wilson and wife Helen and Carroll Wilson and wife Reba.
He is preceded in death by his parents, his son Terry Wilson, his granddaughter Amanda Wilson, and his grandson William Gaston III.