A l Jerome Wilson Sr. was born February 24, 1957 in Savannah, GA and was the sixth child of the twelve children of the late James R Wilson Sr. and the late Ethel Mae Wilson. Al was also preceded in death by his oldest brother James R Wilson Sr. and younger brother Ronald B Wilson Sr. During his adolescent years, Al joined St. Phillip Baptist Church under the leadership of the late Rev. J.C. Simmons. Faithfully, he served as a Sunday School Teacher. Later in his life he became a member of Mt. Calvary Baptist Church under the leadership of Dr. Dorthy Bates. Al attended school within the Jasper County School District. He graduated from West Hardeeville High in 1975 as an active member of the marching band and basketball. Al acquired a career in the Disc Jockey business as “DJ AJ”. He has touched many lives through tunes and dance moves over the years and those memories will last a lifetime. Aside from being a DJ, he maintained a small entrepreneurial endeavor in lawn care service. He had an amazing “green thumb” and perfected his crafts with excellence. Outstanding was Al’s heart. He always made sure he met the needs of others, and that always made his heart glow. On Monday, April 29, 2019, God saw fit to give him eternal rest. Al leaves behind his devoted wife, Mima (“Pam”) Wilson; his children Niashia Brown (Harold), Jennifer Wilson, and Al Wilson Jr. Grandchildren: Shakira Gadson, Laila Brown, and Anastasia Brown. His siblings: Shirley W Spencer (Rev. Clarence), Hardeeville, SC, Barbara Nesbitt (Ronald), Virginia Beach, VA, Elder Harold B Wilson(Lenora), Gloria Ford (Kenneth), Deacon Johnny L Wilson (Freda), Carolyn Wilson (Jerome), Levi Wilson (Tonya), Jeanette Polk (Kenneth), all of Hardeeville, SC. Patricia Brown (Darrell), Augusta, GA; Sister in law Patricia Wilson (Late James Wilson Jr.); One aunt Margate Williams Sheppard of Savannah, GA, Beloved cousin/brother Lillian Jenkins (Luke Jenkins Sr.), Loving godparents Deacon Daniel Williams Sr. (Pauline) of Hardeeville, SC. In Laws: Rose Campbell, Atlanta, GA, Mack Washington, Atlanta, GA, Clarence Washington, James Washington, Bobby Washington all of Savannah, GA. A host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and grieving friends.
Al Jerome Wilson, of Hardeeville, SC departed this earthly life to be with his heavenly father on Monday, April 29, 2019 surrounded by his loving family and friends.
Mr. Al will lie in repose from 6-8pm Friday, May 3, 2019 at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church.
Family and friends are invited to attend Mr. Al celebration of life services on Saturday, May 4, 2019 11am at Creative Church Hardeeville, SC.
Final resting place: Jackville Cemetery Bluffton, SC.
Please feel free to light a candle and sign the guestbook as a expression of love to the family
Professional Services Entrusted to: Legacy Funeral Home