Dellie Ervin Wilson, 61, of Ash, died unexpectedly on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012, in Brunswick Novant Medical Center.
Born in Columbus County on June 15, 1951, he was a son of the late Craven Wilson Sr., and Willie Mae Smith Wilson.
He was retired from Brunswick County government as a heavy equipment operator.
Dellie was preceded in death by two brothers, Derris and Eric Wilson.
He was an avid hunter and fisherman. Dellie was a man who had many special friends and lived life to the fullest.
Survivors include his daughter, Penny Wilson King of Ash; a brother, Carver Wilson Jr., of Ash; a sister, Dula Suggs and husband Edsel of Tabor City; a granddaughter, Isabelle King; nieces, Sandy Duncan and Gina Wilson; two nephews, Mason and Justin Suggs; two great-nieces, Jessie Edwards and Maddie Wilson.
Memorial services will be at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2, in New Britton Baptist Church.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to New Britton Baptist Church, c/o Charlotte Babson, 5936 Kingtown Road, Ash, NC 28420.
Private online condolences may be sent to www.brunswickfuneralservice.com.
Arrangements by Brunswick Funeral Service, Shallotte.