Michael Alan Wilson, 69, a resident of Royse City, Texas, for 29 years, passed away Aug. 1, 2016.
He was born Jan. 6, 1947, in Dallas, Texas, to Elmo O'Neal Wilson and Alice (Gatlin) Wilson. Michael proudly served his country in the U.S. Army and was a veteran of the Vietnam War. He later became a quality control inspector for L-3 Communications and retired after 25 years of service.
Michael is survived by his loving wife of 45 years, Betty Wilson; his mother, Alice Wilson; brother Richard Wilson and 13 nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Elmo Wilson, and brother Danny Wilson.
A memorial service was held at 10 a.m., Aug. 9, at Rest Haven Funeral Home-Rockwall Chapel. Inurnment followed in Restland Memorial Park, Dallas.
Memorial contributions to honor Michael's life may be made to the American Heart Association at www.heart.org.
Published on August 5, 2016