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Eric "Frog" Dwight Wilson

Eric “Frog” Dwight Wilson, age 42 years, of Whitley City, Kentucky died December 31, 2019.

He was born in Somerset, Kentucky on September 16, 1977 the son of Myrtle (Patrick) Wilson Coffey and Lowell “Dick” Wilson. Eric had served his country in the US Navy, a member of the Marshes Siding Church of God, a Kentucky Colonel and was a Gunsmith. He was a huge fan of UK Basketball and Football, he enjoyed hunting, movies, reading, and being outdoors.

His father and brother, Adam Coffey precede him in death.

Survivors include his mother, Myrtle Coffey (Teddy) of Whitley City; sisters and brothers, Debbie Smith (Larry), Teresa Bryant (Harold) both of Whitley City, Greg Coffey (Norma) of Pine Knot, Mark Coffey (Velma) of Whitley City, Wanda Cecil (Jody) of Huntsville, Tennessee, Teddy D. Coffey (Melanie), and Michael Coffey both of Sarasota, Florida; a special nephew, Josh Hansman; and several nieces, nephews, uncles, aunts and cousins.  Eric was loved by all and will be missed.

Funeral services will be held Sunday, January 5, 2020 at 2pm in the McCreary County Funeral Home with Bro. Harry Watters officiating. Burial to follow in the Pleasant Knob Cemetery. The family will receive friends after 6pm Saturday, January 4, 2020 at the Funeral Home.

McCreary County Funeral Home entrusted with the arrangements.


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Fly high my friend, your fight is over, love you brother

Jim Frederick Jan 4 2020 12:00 AM

Frog, I was truly Blessed to have you in my family's life's. We have so many memories together that I could never count them. One of my favorite memories with you was when me, you , Jeff and Holly went fishing and instead of driving the boat on the water we decided to drive it on a rock ( I will never forget your laugh that day and your laugh Everytime that we talked about it). You will forever be missed

Jessica Bryant Jan 4 2020 12:00 AM

our little cousin was a wonderful, kind and caring person. We will remember all the good times we had with him. He will be missed but will always be in our hearts. rest in peace friend...love ya kiddo..deepest sympathy to the family.

Lucille,Denny,D.J. Emahiser Tiffany & Mytch Jones Jan 2 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Eric "Frog" Wilson

Janey Davis Jan 1 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Eric "Frog" Wilson

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