Richard Eugene Wilson, of Jerome, MO, passed away Friday, May 24, 2013 at the age of 44.

He was born on January 26, 1969 in Rolla, MO to Vernon Wilson and Goldie Kathleen (Sheets) Wilson.  On October 6, 1997, he married Crystal Smith who survives of the home.

Richard was an avid biker.  He had a love of the ride and the wind in his face. He was preceded in death by his parents, Vernon and Goldie Wilson; one sister, one nephew; and one brother-in-law.

Richard will be sadly missed by his surviving family which includes: his wife, Crystal Wilson of Jerome; one daughter, Heather Ann Greathouse and husband Leon of Rolla; three sons, Richard Eugene Wilson, Jr. of Rolla, Kevin Scott Parsons, Jr. of Jerome and Dalton Michael Wilson of Jerome; two brothers, Ewell Wilson of Rolla and UlessWilson of Licking; one sister, Verla Smith and husband Larry of Rolla; two grandchildren and one expected; nieces, nephews, other extended family and friends.

A funeral service for Richard E. Wilson will be conducted at 12 noon on Tuesday, May 28, 2013 at the Null and Son Funeral Home in Rolla. Interment will follow in the Edgar Springs Cemetery.  A visitation for family and friends will be held prior to the service beginning at 10 a.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions are suggested to Null and Son Funeral Home to assist the family with funeral expenses.

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All arrangements are under the direction of the Null and Son Funeral Home of Rolla.