Wayne Smith Wilson, 81, of Racine

Wayne Smith Wilson, 81, of Racine, passed away, at 4:40 p.m. on Friday, November 6, 2020 in the Arbors at Pomeroy. Born November 23, 1938 in Meigs County he was the son of the late Edgar and Erma VanMeter. He was a retired coal miner and he was the owner operator of the B & W garage in Letart Falls. He was a master Mason of the Pomeroy Racine Lodge #164 F. & A.M.

He is survived his daughters, Cheryl Marnhout, and Robin (Donnie) Stephenson, both of Racine, a son, Ronald (Teresa) Wilson, of Racine. Seven grandchildren, ten great-grandchildren, a sister, Betty Beahs, of Coolville, and numerous nieces and nephews also survive.


In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife, Betty J. Wilson, a great-grandson, Michael Nance, sisters, Kathryn, and Marge, and brother, Richard, Robert, Dorsal, and Edgar.


Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, November 13, 2020 in the Chapel at the Letart Falls Cemetery with Pastor Larry Fisher officiating. Interment will follow. The Cremeens-King Funeral Home, Racine is entrusted with the arrangements.