Reverend Anderson William Wilson of 416 Melbourne Lane, Spartanburg, SC entered eternal rest on Saturday, March 30, 2019 at his residence. A native of York County, SC, he was the husband of Linda Wilson of the home and the son of the late Lee Wilson and Alberta Davidson Wilson. He moved from York, SC to Trenton, NJ in the 1950ís. He was licensed to preach the gospel and ordained to the full work of the gospel ministry by the authority of the Bethlehem Baptist Church of Trenton, NJ. He joined the Friendship Baptist Church of Spartanburg on November 8, 2005 and served as an associate minister and member of the Male Choir and the Adult Church School Class. He was self-employed as owner and operator of Wilsonís Barber Shop in Trenton, NJ. He was a former Mason. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Lethaniel Wilson and Kenny Wilson and four sisters, Jeraldine Jackson, Bessie Mobley, Estelle Brown, and Annie Jones. Survivors in addition to his wife include five sons, McArthur (Nancy) Wilson of Charlotte, NC, Anderson Wilson, Jr., of Trenton, NJ, Robert Wilson of CA, Steve (Brandi) Wilson of FL and Johnnie Hoke of the home; two daughters, Jo Ann Fulford of MD and Ebony Williams of Trenton, NJ; one sister, Roberta Wilson of Bronx, NY; and a host of grandchildren; great-grandchildren; and nieces, nephews, and cousins as well special friends and caregivers, James and Shirley Davis of Wellford, SC. Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. Sunday, April 7, 2019 at Friendship Baptist Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at the home. Arrangements are with Community Mortuary, 102 Marion Avenue, Spartanburg, SC.
Ceremony Location Friendship Baptist Church of Spartanburg 250 Morning Drive Spartanburg, SC 29301