Eugene Wilson

Nov 12, 2025 – Nov 16, 2009

Eugene Kyle Wilson, 84, of Mineral, died Monday, November 16, 2009 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Louisa. Born November 12, 1925, in Louisa County, he was the son of the late Clarence Quarles Wilson and Ethel Mays Wilson. Mr. Wilson was a life long home building contractor and co-owner of Wilson Brothers Construction; a lifetime member of Mineral Baptist Church; a loving husband and father and a great provider for his family.
He was an Army veteran of WW II. A Bronze Star recipient, Wilson was a rifleman who fought his way across France and Germany with the Fighting 69th Infantry Division, helping to liberate Europe. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his four brothers, all of which fought in WW II; Harry Quarles Wilson, Clarence Mays Wilson, Marshall Wade Wilson and Edsel Willard Quarles Wilson and one sister Vivian Marie Wilson MacKay.
Survivors include his wife of 54 years Ada Sharpe Wilson of Mineral; two daughters, Bernice Wilson Kube and husband Edward of Mineral; Jeanette Wilson Wade and husband Thomas of Chesterfield; and a son Douglas Mays Wilson and wife Kammie of Goochland; five grandchildren, Janelle Kube of Henrico, Trey Kube of Mineral, Danielle and Elizabeth Wade of Chesterfield and Brandi Wilson of Goochland.
Pallbearers include Trey Kube, Wade Wilson, Larry Wilson, Billy Sharpe, Ernest Sprouse, and William Pierce. Granddaughters Janelle Kube, Brandi Wilson, Danielle Wade and Elizabeth Wade will serve as honorary pallbearers.
Funeral services will be held at Mineral Baptist Church on Friday, November 20 at 1 p.m. with internment immediately afterwards in the church cemetery. Visitation will be held on Thursday, November 19 from 6 to 8 p.m. in the church sanctuary.
In lieu of flowers, if you prefer, memorial contributions may be made to the Mineral Baptist Church Cemetery Fund.