Born 8-29-1970 - Died 2-15-2002
Earl (Butchie) Wilson 31, of Isabella County, Mich., was born Aug. 29, 1970 in Alma, Mich., and died Friday, Feb. 15, 2002 as a result of an oil field accident in grand Traverse County, Mich. He was employed in the oil fields for 13 years.Survivors include his father, Earl Wilson, II, and step-mother, Louise Wilson of Ash Flat, his mother, Barbara Wilson of Mt. Pleasant, Mich.; his grandmother, Mrs. Flora Cusick of Pleasant Hill, Mo.; his brother-in-law and sister, Sgt. Lance and Barbara Poulson of Fort Lewis, Wash.; two sisters, Dawn and Frances both of Mt. Pleasant, Mich.; two step-brothers, Charlie and Brian Wade of Ash Flat; one step-sister, Beverly Wade of Salem; and a step-brother, Geno Wade of Pleasant Hill, Mo.; one foster sister, Sabrina Shaver of Ash Flat; his companion, Rhonda and her children, Tony, Michelle, and Jamie and their children, all of Mt. Pleasant, Mich.; and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins.He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Earl and Margaret Wilson of Pontiac, Mich.; Wayne and Rhunell Irwin of Evening Shade, Ark., Wilma Habel of Mt. Pleasant, Mich., and Donald Cusick of Pleasant Hill, Mo.Services were Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2002. Burial was in the Chippewa Cemetery in Isabella County, Mich., with arrangements under the direction of Lux Funeral Home.