Jesse Earl Wilson
Jesse Earl Wilson passed away March 30, 2008 after a courageous battle with cancer.
He was born Aug. 8, 1947 in Brevard to the late Clyde Marion and Ida Whitmire.
Earl grew up in Brevard and loved the mountains of Transylvania County.
Earl graduated from Brevard High School in 1965. He met Judy Tilson when they were in their teens, and in his words "She's the love of my life." They were married April 30, 1966.
Earl was drafted into the Army in September only five months after they were married and he spent most of the next two years in service in Korea.
Earl and Judy were blessed with two w...