Harold Dewayne Wilson passed away Friday, June 17, 2022 at the Baptist Hospital in Conway, Arkansas. He was born in Newton, IL on December 15, 1951. He grew up in Charleston, IL and attended Eastern IL Laboratory School. He graduated high school in Lake Havasu, Arizona. He worked for the Ward Bus Company.
He was imaginative, artistic, and did mechanical designs as a hobby. He created motorcycle accessories among other things. He was kind, generous, and a loyal brother and friend. He liked animals especially horses and dogs. He was co-chairman of the Arkansas Bikers for Children organization.
He is survived by sister, Beulah (Bea) Chaplin and her husband Gene; niece Laura of Alaska; nephew Myles Chaplin of Rockford, IL; Aunt Joyce Wilson of Charleston, IL; and several cousins plus his Arkansas family, Don and Denny Null.
Preceded in death were his parents; his sister Betty Balch and her son Kurt Balch.
Memorial service will be held at A Natural State Funeral Service in Jacksonville, Arkansas on Saturday July 16, 2022 at 10:00 AM with Mrs. Null presiding. Burial will be in Charleston, IL at a later date.
Arrangements have been entrusted to A Natural State Funeral Service. 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas, 72076. 501-982-3400. www.anaturalstatefuneralservice.com
Harold was a true Goldwing Rider! Will miss his stops by our shop to show his new mc fabrications!
Harold will certainly be missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and many friends.
Harold was a good man. Loved riding his GoldWing. He was great neighbor.
Was a great guy to talk to and chat with on the cb radio. Will be missed but not forgotten. Ride your gold wing through the Golden purely gates.
A man who really loved to ride a motorcycle a good & hard working man proud to know him