WILSON, George E., 67, of Henrico Co., VA he lost his hard-fought battle with metastasized brain cancer and passed away peacefully on Saturday, November 7, 2020, at St. Mary’s hospital. George was born on May 11, 1953, in Petersburg, VA. He is survived by the love of his life, his wife, Elizabeth. He is also survived by their four children and their nine grandchildren. Their daughter, Amy Rhea Morgan and her daughters Kelsey Alderman and Kelsey’s husband Ryan of Oxford, MS, Ciera and Tatiana Morgan of Spring Lake, NC, his son, George E. “Buddy” Wilson, Jr.of New Kent Co., Va and his daughter Kaitlyn Tanghear of Cape May, NJ, their daughter, Elizabeth Blue of Hampton, VA and her sons Maxwell of Richmond, VA, Matthew of Orlando, FL and Marshal of Henrico Co., VA, their son, D. L. Blue, IV and his wife Karen of Wilmington, NC, and their children Jane and D.L. Blue V. He was looking forward to becoming a great-grandfather in April, 2021.
He was predeceased by a grandson, Seth T. Wilson, son of George E. “Buddy” Wilson, Jr. He was also predeceased by his parents Robert and Helen Wilson. He was a member of Ridge Baptist Church and was baptized there at the age of 12. He graduated from August Military Academy.
A gathering of friends and family will take place on Wednesday, November 11, 2020, from 2 to 4 pm at Affinity Funeral Service, Richmond Chapel, 2720 Enterprise Parkway, Richmond, VA 23294
In lieu of flowers please consider a donation to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.