Donald A. Wilson

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Donald Alfred Wilson, 87, died Oct. 5, 2015 at his home.

A native of Millersburg, PA, son of the late Alfred M. and Etta Strausser Wilson, he served as a Lt Col in the Civil Air Patrol as a Chaplain, a U.S. Navy Veteran and was a member of Good News Baptist Church. He was a graduate of Bob Jones University with a BS in Bible and a Master of Divinity.  He served his Lord and Savior as a minister of the gospel for over 60 years.  His greatest joy was leading his family members to a saving knowledge of Jesus Christ.

Surviving is his wife, Nancy Elizabeth Wood Wilson of the home.

Mr. Wilson was predeceased by two sisters, Lois Mapes and Nancy Hensel and three brothers, Robert M. Wilson, Rahn Wilson and Richard Wilson.

Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Friday at Wood Mortuary conducted by Pastor Daniel Waters and Dr. Donald Wood.  Burial will follow in Mountain View Cemetery.

Visitation will be held 12:30-2 p.m. Friday at Wood Mortuary.

The family is at the home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Good News Baptist Church, 1592 S. Highway 14, Greer, SC 29650.

Online condolences may be made at

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