Cecil Lee Wilson, age 77, of Jefferson passed away Sunday, June 9, 2013 at his home. Cecil was born in Harlingen, TX and attended Texas Tech University where he majored in Accounting. He served in the US Army as an explosive expert and was stationed in Turkey. He was one of the original merchandise buyers for The Home Depot. After retiring to Santa Fe, New Mexico, he enjoyed working as a salesman at American Home Furniture. He was an avid reader and loved grilling out with his family and friends. He was survived by his high school sweetheart and wife of 56 years Charlotte Green Wilson; daughter Teresa Duveneck and Steve; sons Don Wilson and Laura, and David Wilson; grandchildren Clay, Lee, Chase and Hannah. And his greatest comfort his dog, Sparkle. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to The National Kidney Foundation. The family would like to extend their heartfelt thanks for the wonderful loving care and support by many caregivers. Especially the Clarke County Dialysis and Southeast Ambulance. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org.