SALEM - Ernest Wilson, 72, of Salem, died Sunday at Salem Community Hospital.
Born Aug. 7, 1941, in Fenwick, W. Va., he was the son of the late Woodrow C. and Arlita (Hamrick) Wilson.
Survivors include two daughters, Melissa (Luke) Huff and Valerie Shaffer of Salem; a son, Michael Wilson of Salem; 10 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; three brothers, Michael D., Doug and John; and two sisters, Jane M. Chips and Carol Reynolds.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Sandra J. Wilson, on July 21, 2010.
A private funeral service will be held on Saturday at the Brown Funeral Home.
Friends and family may sign the guest register online at www.brownfhonline.com.