THE WILSON FAMILY
Welcome to the Wilson Family Webpage. To family reviewing this website, we send lots of love and to visitors, welcome!
Wilson Family Motto: "With God All Things Are Possible!"
Be sure to CHECK OUT the Family Links page!!!
Save the Date for our
2014 Family Reunion!
To be held July 18-20 in Hilton Head, SC and hosted by Coleman Peterson
Below is an excerpt taken from the most recent reunion update sent out by Tyrone:
It is our sincere prayer that everyone will be able to attend the Wilson Family Reunion in 2014. We are extremely excited and are doing our very best to make this a most memorable event for all in attendance. In the fall of 2013 I will be sending out the preliminary agenda and hotel accommodations. Also, keep checking our family website (http://www.wilsonfamily1970.com). Should anyone have questions or need additional information, please don’t hesitate to contact me, your family secretary or our host Coleman.
We look forward to seeing each of you there!
Reunion President: Jackie Steele
Vice President: James Horace
Secretary: Tyrone Hobbs
Treasurer: Martha McDaniels
Advisor: Lois Brown
Website Administrator: Necie Wilson ~ Email me at WilsonFamily1970@aol.com
Aunt Bea orchestrated our first family reunion in 1970
FAMILY SHOUT OUTS!!!!
WE MISS YOU CELIA!!!!
...LOVE, YOUR FAMILY
(see "Love Always" page for Celia's Obituary)
SHOUT OUT FROM: Martha McDaniels ~ Received 8/10/08:
...want to give special shout out to Bonnie Peterson for a well planned and fun-loving reunion. Also would like to thank Louise Peterson for her idea to built a quilt with the T-shirts from previous family reunions this will be a keepshake for years to come. I'm sure Arthur took pictures if not I have a print I can mail to you. Also like to thank my mom Mattie Reynolds for donating her arts and crafts for door prizes . She wasn't able to attend this year but her heart and prayers was with the family...My mom and I will continue to keep Celia in our prayers for a speedy recovery. Love Martha
SHOUT OUT FROM: George Peterson ~ Received 8/13/08:
(If you'd like to give a special shout out to a family member, email information and pictures to firstname.lastname@example.org)
MORE FAMILY SHOUT OUTS:
The picture below is of Gregory Brundidge who was recently promoted to Brigadier General. Gregory is the son of Lola Brundidge.
Click the "Family Album" link at the top of the page to see photos from our first family reunion and recent reunion photos. Check back every so often for new photos.
Click the "Love Always" link at the top of the page for a special memorial page, a tribute to our love ones who have passed on.
CHECK OUT A SPECIAL 2006 FAMILY REUNION VIDEO CLIP!!! SEE "2006 REUNION" PAGE.
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Historical Sketch of our Family Reunions:
The first reunion was born in Mattie Reynolds Home in Philadelphia, PA. Present during the discussion were Ed Wilson and wife Ella, Lonnie Wilson, Willie and Beatrice Ford, Mattie Reynolds, and Martha McDaniel.
With guidance of the Holy Spirit, dedication and prayer, Beatrice N. Ford accepted the responsibility of President. Other important members of the board: Lois Carr Brown - First Vice President, Essie Mae Miley - Second Vice President, Lola Mae Brunlidge - Executive Secretary, Ruby Jean Moore - Recording Secretary, Mattie Reynolds - Financial Secretary, Rubin Sconiers - Treasurer, plus other committee and advisors.
The first family reunion began on August 3, 1970 and was held at the home of the late Mr & Mrs Lonnie Wilson of Dothan, Alabama. Two families were present: Wilson and Thompson
The second family reunion, began on August 5, 1971 and was held at the home of the late Nellie Sconiers and Ellen Willie Sconiers of Panama City, FL. Three families were present: Wilson, Thompson, and Sconiers.
The third family reunion, began on August 12, 1972 and was held at the home of Mattie Russell of Macon, GA. Three families were present: Wilson, Thompson, and Sconiers.
The forth family reunion began on August 11, 1973 and was held at the home of Mr. and Mrs M.C. Wilson of Jekin, GA. Four families were present: Wilson, Thompson, Sconiers, and Pouncy.
[Starting in 1984, the family reunions were held every 2 years.]
STAY LINKED!!!...Click the link titled "Family Links" at the top of this homepage to see a collection of links for websites created by relatives and for businesses owned by family members.
Hello Family Members,
Please send your pictures, clips, comments, and suggestions for this website to me at email@example.com. I'd appreciate it if you'd also send me old pictures you have of our earlier generations so I can post them on our website.
Many thanks to Lois who has provided me with so much information to add to the website and I hope you enjoy!
Love Necie Wilson, Daughter of Arthur C. & Nellie Wilson, Website Creator and Administrator