Lynnford Samuel Wilson, Jr. – Colonel, United States Army

LYNNFORD SAMUEL WILSON, SR. Colonel, United States Army (Ret.) of Madison, Virginia, died on Wednesday, June 21, 2000, at Culpeper Memorial
Hospital, beloved husband of the late Grace Wilson; father of Lynnford Samuel Wilson, Jr., Ronald Craig Wilson and Dr. Deborah Jane Wilson; brother of Emily Wilson. He is also survived by six grandchildren.

A funeral procession will assemble at the funeral home beginning at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 6, departing for Arlington National Cemetery at 2 p.m., where graveside services will be held at 3 p.m., with full military honors. A reception will follow at Ft. Myer Officer’s Club from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.

The Colonel

Army, Army, Army
All he asked and gave.
Duty, Honor, Country
Stand Rest upon this grave.
Old Trooper gone today
The Long Line lost a Man.
The line re-groups
And passes on again.

Army, Army, Army
Never miss the call
Proud Comrades Passed
Soldiers, one and all.

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