James Lynn Wilson Jr. (Buddy) went home to be with his Savior on October 16, 2021 after battling liver cancer. His sense of humor and positive attitude were with him until the end. He was born June 23, 1961 to James L. (Red) and Edith Wilson. Buddy grew up in North Little Rock, attended North Little Rock High School, and was a member of Baring Cross Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents, as well as two sisters; Lynette Hooks of Cabot and Margaret Crafton of Jacksonville. He is survived by his sisters, Christy Mabry and husband Hank of Little Rock, Janet Croy and husband Tim of Sherwood, and Henrietta Adams of Jacksonville. Also survived by his nephew Chase Croy, niece Meliah Mabry and great nephew Lukas Mabry.
Visitation will be Wednesday October 20th at 1:00 PM with a memorial service to follow at 2:00 PM at Landmark Missionary Baptist Church located 17201 Arch Street, Little Rock, Arkansas 72206. We would like to thank Arkansas Hospice for their kindness and support. Donations can be made to Arkansas Hospice or Arkansas Children’s Hospital.
Please be aware that all guests in attendance will be required to follow the CDC guidelines.
Arrangements are under the trusted direction of A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas 72076. 501-982-3400.