Louis Ligon Wilson
Louis Ligon Wilson
  • November 14, 1958 - January 13, 2018
  • Monroe, Virginia

Share This Obituary

Arrangements made by

Whitten Monelison Chapel

3966 South Amherst Highway
Madison Heights, VA 24572
Get Directions

Profile of Whitten Monelison Chapel

View Phone Number

Louis Ligon Wilson, 59, of Monroe passed away on Saturday, January 13, 2018 at Lynchburg General Hospital. He was the loving husband of Sherrill Trent Wilson for 40 years.

Born on November 14, 1958 in Lynchburg, he was the son of the late Ligon Jasper Wilson and Mary Frances Ware Wilson. Louis worked for 40 years at LSC Communications. He was an avid hiker and enjoyed camping and riding his motorcycle. His greatest joy came from spending time with his grandson and family. Louis was a member of Big Island Baptist Church.

In addition to his wife, Sherrill Wilson, Louis is survived by his son, Louis Keith Wilson; his daughter, Mary Elaine Merat and husband Joses; his grandson, Griffin Beck Merat; and numerous other family members, friends and co-workers.

A memorial service will be held at 6 pm on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at Whitten Monelison Chapel, with Pastor Bryon LePere officiating. The family will receive friends following the service till 8 pm.

In lieu of flowers, the family would like you to consider memorial contributions to The American Heart Association, Appalachian Trail Conservancy, or the Lynchburg Humane Society.