Wilson, Roosevelt

Monday, March 5, 2018

Roosevelt Wilson, 66, of Chattanooga, died Thursday.  Roosevelt was born in North Little Rock, Ar. on May 11, 1951.    He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and served in the Vietnam War.   Roosevelt was the founder and senior pastor of Dominion Word Ministry.  He was born again on Oct. 20, 1980 and was called by God to preach the Word, his ministry being confirmed by the Holy Spirit with miracles of healing and deliverance. 

He is preceded in death by his father, Joe Nathan Wilson; and brothers, McClenton and Luther Wilson.

Roosevelt is survived by his wife, Vicki Wilson; son, Kenneth Parker; mother, Mary Wilson; brothers, Clarence (Christine) Wilson, Billy Wilson, Maurice (Michelle) Wilson and Kenneth (Charlotte) Wilson; sisters, Mary (Joseph) Cobbs, Erma Hawkins and Delois Lorings; spiritual sons, Anthony (Erin) Hammond and Robert (Kellie) Luke.

Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Chattanooga National Cemetery, with military honors provided by the U.S. Navy.

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Memorial contributions may be made to Dominion Word Ministry, P.O. Box 21375, Chattanooga, Tn. 37424.

Arrangements are by Heritage Funeral Home & Crematory, Battlefield Parkway.



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