Francis “Frank” Columbus Wilson April 29, 2023
1945 - April 29, 2023

Francis “Frank” Columbus Wilson Jr. age 78, of LaFayette, Georgia passed away Saturday – April 29, 2023.


He was born in Chatsworth, Georgia to the late FC Wilson and Mary Nelle Roe Wilson. Frank lived most of his life in Villanow, Georgia and retired from teaching after 20 plus years at Gladdin Middle School. He was a proud graduate from Berry College and enjoyed reading and traveling. Frank loved living off of the land as he was self sufficient for many years through farming and building, all from natural resources on his land. He loved nature, and will be remembered for his uniqueness, free spirited, and one-of-a-kind personality.


Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Annelie Wilson, and sister, Wanda Wilson Elliott. He is survived by his children, Frank (Rachel) Wilson of Roswell, Georgia, Mary (Thomas) Partain of Silver Creek, Georgia, Angela (Dakota) Wilson of LaFayette, Georgia; grandchildren, Zoë, Coen, Troy, John Frank, Odin, Kennedy Violet, and Kash. Service arrangements will be announced at a later date. Arrangements by Wilson Funeral Homes - LaFayette Chapel.

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Wilson Funeral Home – Lafayette Chapel
1779 North Main Street P.O. Box 1592
LaFayette, GA 30728
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