Mr. Earl Kenneth (Cotton) Wilson , age 83 of LaFollette, TN. went home to be with the Lord on October 16, 2016. He was a member of Glade Spring Baptist Church. He was retired from Austin Powder Company, Earl was Master Mason of Campbell County Lodge #778 and a 32nd Scottish Rite of Knoxville bodies. He was preceded in death by wife, Cora Ann Paul Wilson, Brothers, Robert Wilson and Howard (Lefty) Wilson.
He is survived by Daughter, Edith Maddox and husband, Rodney: Son Kenneth Wilson and girlfriend, Jennifer McDowell; Grandchildren, April Wilson, Paul Wilson and girlfriend, Erica Berry, Angela Potter, and husband, Tim, Carrie Johnson and husband, Eric; Great Grandchildren, Sidney Blalock, Mikayla DeLoach, Devon Wilson, and Scott Johnson; Brother, Ray Caldwell and wife, Barbara; Nieces, Tammy Adkins and Crystal Ivey, Special Friend, Shay Smith. A host of other family and friends.
Funeral Services Thursday 8 P.M. at Walters Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Hobert McCreary officiating. Family and friends will meet Friday 10:30 A.M. at Walters Funeral Home and proceed to Glade Springs Cemetery for graveside services and interment. Pallbearers will be members of the Widow’s Sons Masonic R/A. The family will receive friends from 6 to 7:45 P.M. Thursday at Walters Funeral Home with Masonic Rites at 7:45 P.M. conducted by the Campbell County Masonic Lodge #778. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Campbell County Scottish Rite Shoe Fund, PO Box 264, LaFollette, TN 37766. Online condolences for Mr. Wilson may be made at www.waltersfuneralhm.net. Walters Funeral Home of LaFollette is honored to be serving the family of Mr. Earl Kenneth (Cotton) Wilson.