Donald John Wilson

July 30, 1961 ~ December 24, 2021 (age 60)


Sumter, SC …. Donald John Wilson, age 60, beloved husband of 31 years to Nadine Denise Summers Wilson, died on Friday, December 24, 2021, at Prisma Health Tuomey.

Born in Postsdam, NY, he was the son of the late Roy Orrin Wilson, Sr., and the late Janet Patricia Sullivan Wilson.  Donald served in the United States Air Force, retiring as a TSGT after 20 years of service.  He then served the community of Sumter for 12 years as a member of the Sumter Police Department.  Donald had a Heart of Service in every area of his life.  He was dedicated to our Lord and was a member of Westside Baptist Church.  Donald was fiercely dedicated to his family and will be dearly missed by all who knew him.

Left to cherish his memory are; his wife, Nadine; one son, Benjamin Wilson and his partner, Dawn McCourt of Conway, SC; two daughters, Rachel Katorkas and her husband John and Amanda Parks and her husband Cody, all of Sumter; four brothers, Roy “Joe” Wilson and his wife Tracy of Colton, NY, Kevin Wilson and his wife Amy of Houston, TX, Robert Wilson and his partner Sandy of Stockholm, NY and Kaleb Wilson and his wife Tammie of Gouverneur, NY; one sister, Lori Persson and her husband Troy of Fisherville, VA and ten grandchildren, Emily, Cayden, Annie, Johnny, Gracie, Mason, Riley, Hoyt, Sophie and Donald “Ducky”.

In addition to her parents, he is preceded in death by two sisters, Dorothy Mouthorp and Patricia Wilson.

A funeral service will be held on Monday, January 3, 2022, at 12:00 pm at Westside Baptist Church with the Rev. Aaron Reed officiating.  The interment will follow in the Ft. Jackson National Cemetery at 2:00 pm with full military honors.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service, on Monday, January 3, 2022, from 11:00 – 12:00 pm, at Westside Baptist Church.

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January 3, 2022

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Westside Baptist Church
554 Pinewood Road
Sumter, SC 29154

Funeral Service
January 3, 2022

12:00 PM
Westside Baptist Church
554 Pinewood Road
Sumter, SC 29154

January 3, 2022

2:00 PM
Ft. Jackson National Cemetery
4170 Percival Rd
Columbia, SC 29229

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