Johnny Wilson Sr.
Friday
15
December

Visitation at Main Service

5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday, December 15, 2017
Mt. Vernon Baptist Church
351 Joseph Avenue
Rochester, New York, United States
Friday
15
December

Organizational Service

6:15 pm
Friday, December 15, 2017
Mt. Vernon Baptist Church
351 Joseph Avenue
Rochester, New York, United States
Saturday
16
December

Funeral Service

11:00 am
Saturday, December 16, 2017
Mt. Vernon Baptist Church
351 Joseph Avenue
Rochester, New York, United States

Final Resting Place

Riverside Cemetery
2650 Lake Avenue
Rochester, New York, United States

Obituary of Johnny Wilson Sr.

Deacon Wilson was born June 20, 1928 in Fair Banks, LA. He is the son of the late Phillip and the late Christel Ethel (Jones) Wilson. He married Nathalie Callahan.

He was employed by the Rochester School District as a Principal for Madison High School.

He is survived by his devoted wife of 66 years, Nathalie C. Wilson; 2 sons, Rev. Dr. Johnny M. Wilson, Jr. (Levonne B.) of Springfield, MA, Ruperd E. Wilson (Frances) of Sacramento, CA; 1 daughter, Yolonda Rose Wilson Clarke (Rev. Dr. Kenneth Clarke, Sr.) of Ithaca, NY; 8 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; brothers, Cecil Wilson (Laurena) of Citrus Heights, CA, Lt. Col. Wilson W. Wilson (Georgia) of Monroe, LA, Herman Lee Wilson of Charlotte, NC; sister, Christel Sue Fontenot, Monroe, LA; sister-in-law, Carolyn Wilson of Citrus Heights, CA; nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, church family and friends.

Calling hours will be Friday, December 15 from 5-8 pm at Mt. Vernon Baptist Church, 351 Joseph Avenue, Rochester, NY. Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. Memorial Service at 6:15 pm.

The Funeral Service to Celebrate his life will be held 11:00 am on Saturday, December 16, 2017 at Mt. Vernon Baptist Church, 351 Joseph Avenue, Rochester, NY with Rev. Dr. Harmon E. Stockdale, Officiating. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, Rochester, NY.

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