LONGVIEW, Texas—J.W. Wilson, 82, of Linden, Texas, died Sunday, March 4, 2018, in an Atlanta, Texas, hospital. Mr. Wilson was born Jan. 14, 1936, in Liberty community, Texas. He was retired from the Texas Department of Trans-portation. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Lou Webster Wilson. Survivors include one son and daughter-in-law, Gary and Debbie Wilson of Linden; two daughters and one son-in-law, Kim and Mike Lancaster of Poteau, Okla., and Karen Watson of Linden; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and a number of other relatives. Memorial services will be 2 p.m. March 24 at Bear Creek Baptist Church under direction of Rader Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to Bear Creek Cemetery Association, P.O. Box 567, Judson, TX 75660.