Young’s Funeral Directors

508 Champagnolle, El Dorado, AR


Norman Maurice Wilson

August 13, 1930September 30, 2019

Norman Maurice Wilson, 89 of Junction City, LA; passed away on Monday, September 30, 2019, at UAMS in Little Rock. Maurice was born August 13, 1930 in Junction City, he was the son of Ocie Lonzo and Virginia Johnson Wilson.

He was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Junction City. He was a veteran of the Korean War and worked over 40 years with Great Lake and other chemical companies.

Preceding him in death are his parents; a daughter, Julianne Wilson Graves and his wife of 60 years Margaret Ellen Wilson, brothers, James Wilson, Marion Wilson, Tommy Wilson, J. D. Wilson; and sister, Nancy Ritchey.

Survivors include a daughter, Lisa Ellen Jones (Larry); son Norman M. “Bubba” Wilson II (Pam) all of Junction City; seven grandchildren, Bill Mark, Joey, Adam, Mandy, Wes, Sarah & Chris; fifteen great grandchildren, along with brothers, Jarrell Wilson (Bet) of Lillie, LA, Woody Wilson (Helen) of Lillie, LA, William Wilson (Joann) of Lockhart, LA, Richard Wilson (Beth) of Pine Bluff and sisters, Dorothy Spooner of Junction City, Bobbie Orr of El Dorado, Julia Meador (Freddie) of Junction City, Judy Carter-Franklin (Dale) of Ft. Smith.

Visitation will be held from 5:00-7:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at the First United Methodist Church in Junction City.

Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m. Thursday at the First United Methodist Church of Junction City with Rev. Mary Depper officiating. Burial with military honors will follow at Roselawn Cemetery under the direction of Young’s Funeral Directors.

Memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church of Junction City, P.O. Box 278, Junction City, AR 71749.

An online guest registry will be available at www.youngsfuneralhome.com


  • Bill Mark Graves
  • Joey Allen
  • Adam Graves
  • Chris Wilson
  • Wes Graves
  • Shannon Lagarde
  • Adam Sawyer
  • Rylan Sawyer
  • Grant Lagarde


  • Visitation Wednesday, October 2, 2019
  • Funeral Service Thursday, October 3, 2019
  • Burial Thursday, October 3, 2019


Norman Maurice Wilson

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Jim and Lea Brown

October 1, 2019

We were so sorry to read about Maurice. He was such a blessing to our church and our family. He always had a smile on his face and he loved Mrs. Margaret and his kids and grand kids and greats. Pray that God will give you His strength and comfort and surround you with love and great memories. Love you all so much!
Jim and Lea Brown

Joe McDonald

October 1, 2019

Sorry for your loss. I’ve known Maurice and many of you for many years.

Roger & Becky Morton

October 1, 2019

So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.

Dennis McCullar

October 1, 2019

So sorry to hear of Maurice's passing. I have many fond memories of working with and arguing with Maurice! Prayers for the family.