Obituary for Ralph L. Wilson

Ralph Leon Wilson, 78, of Berryville, Virginia, died Tuesday, August 30, 2011 in the Blue Ridge Hospice Inpatient Care Center.

Mr. Wilson was born February 5, 1933 in Summit Point, West Virginia, the son of Stanley and Susan Green Wilson.

He had worked in the construction industry.

He had served in the U. S. Army during Vietnam.

Surviving are a daughter, Yvette Dorsey of Winchester, VA; two grandchildren, James Dorsey, Jr. and Jasmine Dorsey; two brothers, Lawrence Wilson and his wife, Margretta of Berryville, VA and Frank Wilson and his wife, Roberta of Colorado Springs, CO; a sister, Mary Sue Stribling of Berryville, VA; and Curtis Liggins, who he thought of as a son.

A sister, Sadie Dunn and a brother, Clifford Wilson preceded him in death.

A memorial service will be held 12:00 Noon Saturday, September 3, 2011 at the Enders & Shirley Funeral Home Chapel, Berryville, with Rev. Robert Jackson officiating. Burial will be private.

Military honors will be provided by the Clarke County Honor Guard.

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