Mitchell “Dude” Wilson, 61, of Soddy Daisy, passed away peacefully Sunday, June 11, 2017. He was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, son and brother. Mitchell was a very active member of the Daisy Church of God; he was on their Security Team and was part of their Wednesday Night Children’s Ministry.
He was a weekly volunteer at Ivy Academy leading their weekly wilderness hikes and he served on the Board of Directors.
Mitchell coached soccer at Middle Valley Recreation for fourteen years. He and a friend, Chuck Jackson, partnered together and started Jackson-Wilson Insurance over twenty years ago.
He was preceded in death by his father, Jim Wilson.
Mitch is survived by his wife of forty three years, Kathy Wilson; two daughters, Mandi (Scott) Teeters and Jennifer (Daryl) Crow; four grandchildren, Samantha Gardner, Aiden Teeters, Lucy Crow and Charlotte Crow; his mother Jean Wilson; a brother, Rex (Anita) Wilson and a sister, Paula (Barry) Martin.
Services will be 11:00 A.M Thursday at the Daisy Church of God with his lifelong friend, Senior Pastor Ken Duggan, Pastor Caleb Bolton and Pastor Grant Chauncey officiating. Burial will follow in Hamilton Memorial Gardens. Visitation is 2:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. Wednesday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, his family requests memorial donations in his memory to: Ivy Academy Wilderness Fund, 8520 Dayton Pike, Soddy Daisy, TN 37379 or to the Daisy Church of God Bus Ministry, 9555 Dayton Pike Soddy Daisy, TN 37379.
Condolences and memories can be shared at www.williamsonandsons.com.
Arrangements are by Williamson and Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy-Daisy, TN 37379.