Kent Douglas Wilson Sr.


Kent Douglas Wilson Sr., 55, of Newton, Illinois and formerly of Willow Hill, Illinois, died at 1:45 p.m. on Thursday, May 14, 2020, at his home.

Kent Douglas was born Aug. 22, 1964, in Illinois, the son of Billy Jarvis and Beverly (Johnson) Wilson.

Kent had been a construction worker.

Kent is survived by his children, Kent Douglas Wilson Jr. and Clint Bruce Wilson; sisters, Becky Jorgensen and Robin Buehring; brothers, Clint Wilson and Brent Wilson; and five grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Roberta Boldrey.

Private services will be held. Arrangements are under the care of the Meyer Funeral Home in Newton, Illinois. Memorials may be made to the Meyer Funeral Home, 307 W. Jourdan Street, Newton, IL 62448.

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