Bobby Wayne “Wolfy” Wilson, Sr., age 74, passed away on Saturday, May 21, 2022, in Thackerville, Okla. Private services are planned. Cremation with care under the direction of Griffin ~ Hillcrest Funeral Home of Ardmore, Okla.
Bob was born on January 12, 1948, in Ardmore, Okla., to Vasco Harland Wilson and Anna Belle (Odell) Wilson. He attended school and graduated from Plainview High School in Ardmore. Bob enlisted in the United States Army and served in Munich, Germany, where he met Christine M. Haaser. After his honorable discharge, the newlyweds moved to Oklahoma and lived in Thackerville. He took a job with Uniroyal in 1978 and retired in 2000 when the tire manufacturer in Ardmore was Michelin. Bob loved being outside and working with his hands.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, Christine Wilson, two sisters: Carol Wilson and Kay Williams, and brother, William Wilson.
Bob is survived by his sons: Bobby Wayne Wilson Jr. and Ricky James Wilson and wife, Joni; his grandchildren: Ethan, Emma, Brenton, Elyssa, and Lily, all of Thackerville; and two sisters: Sandy Daniel and Debbie Daugherty.
Honorary pallbearers will be Don Emde, Archie Odell, Ronnie Clough, Kenny Claxton, Jerry Fox, and John Reagor.
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We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at Griffin Funeral Home