Augusta, GA – Entered into rest on Sunday, October 30, 2022, Mr. Newton Leonard Wilson, Jr., 83.
Leonard was a lifelong native of Augusta. He retired after working over 30 years for Kimberly Clark. Leonard was a faithful member of Flowing Wells Worship Center. After retiring he enjoyed painting and spending time with his family.
Family members include his children: Rick Wilson, Cindy Allen (Mike), Patricia Hancock (Grady), Rhonda Kennedy (Chuck), Angie Pickard (Todd), Sherry Bentley (Ray), Marie Williams (Mike) and Yvonne Pruitt; nineteen grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren. Leonard was preceded in death by his wife: Verna Mae Wilson and sisters: Evelyn Landsdown and Betty Beckum.
The funeral service will be held Saturday, November 5, 2022 at 1:00 P.M. at Flowing Wells Worship Center with Pastor Tony Rhodes officiating. Interment will follow in Bellevue Memorial Gardens.
Memorial contributions may be made to Flowing Wells Worship Center, 1233 Flowing Wells Road, Augusta, GA 30909.
The family will receive friends on Friday, November 4, 2022 from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M. at Thomas Poteet & Son Funeral Directors, 214 Davis Rd., Augusta, GA 30907 (706) 364-8484. Please sign the guestbook at