Robert Nolen Wilson

Monday, July 29, 2013

Robert Nolen Wilson, 58, of Manila, passed from this life Monday, July 22, 2013, at his home. Born in Blytheville to Patrick Nolen and Lillie Conley Wilson, he was a farm laborer and was of the Pentecostal faith. Nolen enjoyed hunting, fishing, barbecuing and woodworking and he loved playing with his grandbabies.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Jonathan "Bubba" Wilson; grandson, Braxton Nolen Herron; sister, Patsy Wilson; brother, Jeffery Wilson, and mother-in-law, Doris Faulkner.

Mr. Wilson is survived by his wife, Connie Harrelson Wilson, of the home; son, Bobby Nolen Wilson of Manila; daughters, Debbie Watson and husband Tommy and Michelle Herron and husband Chris, both of Leachville; sisters, Judy Buckner of Blytheville and Becky McMinn of Osceola; brother, Ronnie Wilson of Leachville, and seven grandchildren.

A gathering of friends was held Friday, July 26, at Cobb Funeral Home in Blytheville. Online register may be signed at