Charlie Lee Wilson

Published 2:44 pm Monday, December 17, 2018

Charlie Lee Wilson, of Sunny View, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018, surrounded by his family and friends

He was the son of Addie Lee Lawter Wilson and the late Leroy Wilson.

He was born Nov. 17, 1956.

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He was a graduate of Polk Central High School and Berea College. He worked in the woodworking business most of his life, including Broyhill Industries.

He was a member of Coopers Gap Baptist Church.

He is survived by his mother; two sisters, Dorothy Faye Wilson and Kathleen Wilson Collins; brother-in-law, William Collins; two nieces, Hannah Collins and Olivia Collins; one nephew, Christopher Collins; his special friends, Elmer Painter, Mitch Pack, Clarence Laughter, Don Cordell, Tarry Bradley, the Benkerts, Joan, John, Mark, Helen and David; and his much-loved dog, Bonnie.

Visitation was from 6-8 p.m. Monday Dec. 17, 2018, at McFarland Funeral Chapel, Tryon, North Carolina.

A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2018, at Coopers Cap Baptist Church, Mill Spring, North Carolina, with the Rev. Don Hollifield and the Rev. Charlie Jackson officiating.

Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

An online guest register may be signed at

McFarland Funeral Chapel & Crematory, Tryon