Richard K. Wilson

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Richard Kenneth Wilson, of Berryville, Arkansas, departed this life Saturday, July 13, 2019 in Springfield, Missouri at the age of 77. He was born November 19, 1941, in Phoenix, Arizona to James Donald and Maude (Smith) Wilson.

On November 28, 1984 Richard was united in marriage to Patsy Gene Hall. Richard was an avid gardener and enjoyed growing tomatoes and other vegetables to share with family and friends. If he was not found in his greenhouse, he was most likely in his art studio. He will be missed deeply by family and friends.

Richard is survived by his son Steve Wilson and wife Danielle; stepson Mike Hester and wife Barbara; mother Maude Wilson; mother-in-law Imogene Hall; siblings Phyllis Dodson, James Wilson, Marsha Konz, Mandy Fontaine; three grandchildren Shawn Keckovich and husband George, Crystal Gerring and husband Regan, Jeremy Wilson and wife Kaitlin; and six great grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his loving wife Patsy Wilson; father James Wilson; daughter Rhonda Wilson; and son Jeffrey Wilson.

A Memorial Service for Richard and Patsy Wilson will be held Saturday, July 20, 2019 at 10 am at Freeman Heights Baptist Church in Berryville. Cremation arrangements under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service, Inc. Online condolences may be sent to the family at