J B WilsonOctober 18, 1938 ~ April 8, 2017 (age 78)
J B Wilson, 78, of Burnsville, went home to be with the Lord Saturday, April 8, 2017 at Blue Ridge Regional Hospital in Spruce Pine. A native of Yancey County, he was a son of the late Bascombe and Ethel Shuford Wilson and the husband of Christine McCurry Wilson who passed away in 2015. He was also preceded in death by sisters: Mable Fairchild and Ruth Loftis and a brother: Herman Wilson. J B was a retired carpenter.
Surviving are his sister: Pauline Loftis of Marion and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 7:30 PM Monday in the chapel of Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home. Rev. Trent Honeycutt will officiate. A graveside service will be held at 3 PM Tuesday in the Herman Wilson Cemetery on Upper White Oak Creek Road.
The family will receive friends from 6 until 7:30 PM Monday, prior to the service at the funeral home