Ray Wilson, Sr.
Thomas Ray Wilson, Sr., of Mason, passed away on
Monday, April 25, at the age of 73. He was born July 11, 1931, in Dublin,
Texas, to Thomas Lillard Wilson and Grace Maxwell Wilson. On November 19,
1952, Thomas married Jo Ann Morris. Their marriage was blessed with three
children. For many years they lived in Medford Oregon and in 1976 they moved
to Mason. After moving to Mason, Thomas worked at the sand plant at Voca,
and he and Jo Ann operated a restaurant and a tire shop. Thomas enjoyed fly
fishing in Oregon and spent many hours working in the garden. In later years
Thomas became an avid bird watcher, but most of all, he enjoyed spending time
with his family
Mr. Wilson is survived by his wife, Jo Ann Wilson of Mason, two
sons Thomas Ray Wilson Jr. and wife Patti of Mexico, James Ervin Wilson of
Camp Wood, a daughter Donna Kaye Wilson of Mason, and a brother A. L. Wilson
and wife Janice of Klamath Falls, Oregon. He is also survived by a granddaughter
A Memorial Service for Mr. Wilson will be held
on Saturday, April 30th at 2:00 p.m. at the Mason Funeral Home Chapel with
Pastor Gaylon Morris officiating.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Mason Funeral Home.
Samuel D. Flanagin