John Willard Wilson
1935 — 2021
John Willard Wilson, 85, of Knoxville, Maryland, passed away on Thursday, September 23, 2021 at home with his wife by his side after an extended illness. He was the husband of Rebecca Wilson, whom he married December 1, 1984. Born on October 10, 1935, in Boonesville, VA, he was the son of the late John and Gladys Wilson. John was a 1954 graduate of Madison County High School in Virginia and was a member of the Madison Volunteer Fire Co. John served in the Army during the Korean War. He volunteered to serve by participating in the US Army medical experiments focused on developing defensive medical countermeasures against biowarfare capabilities. He worked as a medical laboratory...