Mr. Wilson Jim, 81, was born July 15, 1931 and departed this life on June 18, 2013 at Duke Medical Center. He is preceded in death by his parents: Mr. Slim and Mrs. Bernice Jim; a brother: Mr. Joe Jim; and a sister: Ms. Lillie Jim. Mr. Jim was a member of the United States Marine Corps. and served his country for 30 years.
The funeral will be conducted 3:00 p.m. Friday, June 21, 2013, at Berea Baptist Church with the Revs: James H. Kelley and Chris Hunt officiating. Burial will follow in the Brayboy Cemetery at Sandy Plains with full military honors.
Mr. Jim is survived by his wife: Mrs. Carolyn Jim of the home; two sons: Mr. Ronald Paul Jim of Jacksonville, FL and Mr. Donald Thomas Jim of Pembroke; nine brothers: Mr. Benson Jackson, Mr. Johnny Jackson, Mr. Lee Jackson, Mr. Dan Jackson, Mr. Henry Jackson, Mr. Gene Jackson and also Mr. Eddie Jim, Mr. Danny Jim, and Mr. David Jim; four sisters: Ms. Alice Spencer, Ms. Elsie Tom, Ms. Eleanor Francis, and Ms. Bessie Jackson all of Arizona; two grandchildren; and a host of friends to cherish his memory.
The family will receive friends from 1-3 p.m. Friday, June 21, 2013, at Berea Baptist Church.