Hoyt ‘Shane’ Wilson


Hoyt “Shane” Wilson, 84, of Cleveland passed away Friday, May 21, 2021, in a local hospital.

He was born in Calhoun Aug 29, 1936.
Shane enjoyed trading, collecting guns, gardening, running with his dogs, ham shoots, attending union meetings, sitting on the front porch and catching up on all the latest with his buddies. He was a member of the Local 917 Operating Engineers for over 50 years.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 60 years, Rebecca; and his son, Darrell Wilson.

He is survived by his son, Greg Wilson; his granddaughter, Chancie Brewer and her husband, Chris; his great-grandchildren: Peyton Brewer and Shayli Brewer; and his great-great-granddaughter, Grayzliegh Arp.

A Remembrance of Life service will be held Monday, May 24, 2021, at 3 o’clock at Jim Rush Funeral and Cremation Services, Wildwood Avenue Chapel, with the Rev. Tracey Fansler officiating.
The interment will follow at Moore’s Chapel Cemetery with friends and family serving as casket bearers.
The family will receive friends from 1 until 3 p.m .Monday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers the family request the donations be made in Shane’s memory to the Parkinson’s Foundation
North Ocoee Chapel: (423) 476-6558 ∙ 2603 North Ocoee St. ∙ Cleveland, TN 37311
Wildwood Avenue Chapel: (423) 472-4555 ∙ 220 Wildwood Avenue ∙ Cleveland, TN 37311

Fax: (423) 472-2012 ∙ Email:


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