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Richard "Ricky" James Wilson

April 21, 1946 ~ February 2, 2016 (age 69)

Richard “Ricky” James Wilson,69,a former resident of Cape Charles and the A.R.C. home in Belle Haven died peacefully at Heritage Hall at Nassawadox on February 2, 2016. Ricky loved traveling the halls of Heritage Hall in his wheelchair with his signature hat on and was loved by all the staff there.

Born in Nassawadox, Richard was the son of the late William P. and Edith Elizabeth Watkinson Wilson.He was a member of Exmore Baptist Church and the PTL class of the church which he faithfully attended every Sunday.

A graveside service will be held at Cape Charles Cemetery on Thursday, Feb. 4th at 3 p.m. with The Rev. Jonathan Carpenter officiating.

Mr. Wilson is survived by two aunts, Kathleen May Jones and Mary Mears, and several cousins. Other than his parents, he was predeceased by a sister Patricia Wilson.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Exmore Baptist Church, 11624 Occohannock Rd., Exmore, VA. 23350 or the Heritage Hall Activity Fund, P. O. Box 176, Nassawadox, VA. 23413.

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Arrangements by Fox and James Funeral Home, Eastville.

 Service Information

Graveside Service
February 4, 2016

3:00 PM
Cape Charles Cemetery
Old Cape Charles Road
Cape Charles, Virginia 23310

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