Stephen Lee Wilson

Stephen Lee “Stevie Lee” Wilson, 62, of Monticello, passed away on November 17, 2018 at his home.

He was born on March 6, 1956 in Monticello, to Tommie Waites Wilson and the late Aubrey Fred Wilson, Sr.

He was a retired pipeline worker and was of the Assembly of God faith.

In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his wife, Gena Renee Ward Wilson, an infant granddaughter and a nephew, Kevin Jones.

Stevie Lee loved to be at his barn on his farm caring for his farm animals. He also enjoyed hunting, fishing, cutting hay, and spending time with his grandbabies and his many friends

Survivors include two daughters, Joanna Butler and husband Karl of Monticello and Heather Wilson and husband Matt Foster of Wilmar; his mother, Tommie Wilson of Wilmar; two sisters, Janice Jones of Rogers and Sandra Fortenberry of Fairfield Bay; a brother, Aubrey Fred Wilson, Jr. of Dallas, Texas; three grandsons, Ty Butler, Dakota Forrest and William Lee Butler; three granddaughters, Kendall Wilson, Madison Elliott and Ellie Jo Foster; two nieces, two nephews and many cousins, other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, November 20 from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Home in Monticello.

A funeral service will be held Wednesday, November 21, at 1 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will follow at the Wilson Family Cemetery.