Obituaries

Obituaries

Johnny E. Wilson 1947 - 2009 Flat, Mo.

Flat, Mo. — Funeral services for Johnny E. Wilson, 61, Flat, will be held 1 p.m. Saturday at James and Gahr Mortuary in Rolla with Brother Terry McNulty officiating. Burial will follow at Brookshire Cemetery in Flat. Mr. Wilson died Monday, Jan. 26, 2009, in Flat.He was born March 7, 1947, in Flat, the son of Olyn W. and Dorothy Marie Roberts Wilson.Mr. Wilson spent most of his years in a drywall finishing business, teaching his trade to many. His greatest passion was riding his motorcycle.He was a devout Christian.He married Bryanitta G. Bloxham Wilson on Dec. 31, 1981. She survives.Other survivors include a son, Michael and wife Rhonda, of Flat; a daughter, Stephanie Brittingham and husband Kenny, Excelsior Springs; his father, of Flat; two brothers, Lloyd and wife Vickie, Edgar Springs, and Ricky Leroy and fiancé Denise, Buckhorn, Mo.; five grandchildren, Brett and Cody Wilson, and Tylor, Austin and Emillee Brittingham; a great-granddaughter, Jordan Lynn Nevaeh; and several nieces, nephews, extended family and friends, including many family members in Eudora.He was preceded in death by his mother in 2007.Friends may call from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the mortuary.The family suggests memorials to the family of Johnny E. Wilson, sent in care of the mortuary, 1651 E. State Route 72, Rolla, MO 65401.