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Kirk Derrick Wilson

April 16, 1971 — July 17, 2019

Kirk Derrick Wilson, 48, a resident of Reliance, passed away July 17, 2019 at his residence.

He was a member of Archville Baptist Church and loved living in the mountain at his home in the Greasy Creek community.  Kirk loved his family and enjoyed working and being outdoors.  He will be missed by all.

Mr. Wilson was preceded in death by his mother, Ellavee Wilson; grandparents, Eskel Owens and George and Martha Wilson.

Survivors include his loving wife, Vicki Wilson; children, Tim (Sara) Wilson and Tabitha Wilson and fiancé, Walter Massey; father, Winston Wilson; grandchildren, Joseph and Carmen Wilson, Katrina Massey; siblings, Amy (Mark) Tankersley, Chad (Krista) Wilson; grandmother, Edna Mae Owens; nephews, Jake and Jeremy Tankersley, Riley and Tyler Wilson. Several uncles, great uncles and great aunts also survive.

A memorial service will be conducted at 12:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 25, 2019 in the chapel of Higgins Funeral Home with Rev. Wilfred Wright officiating. 

We invite you to send a message of comfort and view the Wilson family guestbook at

Arrangements entrusted to Higgins Funeral Home of Benton.  (423) 338-2834

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Kirk Derrick Wilson, please visit our flower store.

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Thursday, July 25, 2019

Starts at 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Higgins Funeral Home

6439 US-411, Benton, TN 37307

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