November 18, 1963 - September 03, 2019
Vance Darnell Wilson was born on November 18th, 1963 in Bogalusa, Louisiana. He made his heavenly transition on September 3, 2019 at his home in Franklinton, Louisiana.
Dun, as he was known to all, worked as a truck driver for many years. He recommitted to his faith and was a loyal member of New Jerusalem Baptist Church. He loved his Lord & Savior Jesus Christ, the New Orleans Saints, and was loved by all who knew him. He will be deeply missed.
He leaves to cherish his memory: His brother, Mr. Bryant Smith, Des Moines, Iowa; His father, E.L. Smith, New Orleans, Louisiana; His brothers: Ryan Perkins, Kenneth Davis, Akela Bickham, and Rodrick Ratliff; His Sisters: Daphne Smith, Kimberly Jones, and Chicquita Attipoe; and a host of other nieces, nephews, cousins, family, and friends.
He was preceded in death by his mother Tempie Lee Wilson and his grandparents, Zula and Alton “Tob” Wilson.
The funeral services will be held Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at New Jerusalem Missionary Baptist Church at 44030 Max Brumfield Road, Franklinton, LA. Reverend Johnny Causey will be officiating.
Crain and Sons Funeral Home in Franklinton, LA is in charge of the arrangements.
“…..Perhaps they are not stars, but rather openings in heaven where the love of our lost ones pour through and shine down on us to let us know they are happy….”