Wilson, Jehu Jarrett

Tuesday, February 6, 2018
Jehu Wilson
Jehu Wilson

Jehu Jarrett Wilson, 65, of Chattanooga, passed away on Monday, February 5, 2018.

 

Mr. Wilson was born and raised in Chattanooga. He graduated from Riverside High School Class of 1970 and was a member of Prospect Missionary Baptist Church where he sang in the choir. 

 

He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Glenda Wilson; and brother, Charles Wilson.

 

Surviving are his wife of 42 years, Karen Wilson; children, Terrance (Unique) McKibbens, Kevin Murdock, Myron Wilson, Erica Carson, Khona Wilson and Glenda E. Wilson; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; sisters, Verrita King, Queen Ann Glass and Connie Hightower and Pat Hightower; brother, George Hightower; goddaughter, Florida Wynn; and godmother, Janet M. Moore. 

 

Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 8, at Chattanooga Funeral Home - North Chapel, 5401 Highway 153, Hixson, Tn. 37343.

 

A Celebration of Life service will be at 1 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 9, at Prospect Missionary Baptist Church, 734 Dodson Ave., Chattanooga, Tn. 37404, with Dr. Rev. J. P. Trimble officiating.

 



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