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Cody Wilson

March 26, 1989 — November 10, 2016

Cody Ryan Clifford Wilson, age 27, of Somerset, KY, departed this life on Thursday, November 10, 2016 at the UK Chandler Medical Center in Lexington, KY after a three week struggle with a sudden illness.

Cody was born on March 26, 1987, in Somerset, KY, to Lisa Marlene Gossett Wilson and the late Gregory Neal Wilson. Cody is a 2006 graduate of Southwestern High School; where he enjoyed playing football. He attended Somerset Community College and graduated from Eastern Kentucky University with a Master's Degree in Liberal Arts. He had formerly worked for Wal-Mart and Kroger, and was currently a supervisor at Oakwood. He loved UK football and basketball, his fantasy football league, trading sport cards and enjoyed all sports. Cody was a kind and precious soul that will be missed by all.

He is survived by his mother, Lisa Marlene Gossett Wilson of Somerset; a brother, Cameron Austin of Somerset; two sisters, Lisa Burton Wilson of Harlan, KY, Gabrielle Wilson of London, KY; a grandmother, Virginia Wilson Hollen of Nancy, KY; a special godmother, Mary Sams of Winchester, KY; two aunts, Keitha (and Allen) Barnett of Somerset, and Teresa (and Timothy) Tarter of Nancy, KY; an uncle, Danny Wilson of Nancy, KY, a niece, Kayli Holts of Somerset; his fiancé, Ariana Owens of Somerset; a step-son, Gauge Coffey of Somerset; a step-daughter, Savannah Hurd of Somerset; along with many cousins, relatives, and friends.

He was preceded in death by his father, Gregory Neal Wilson; a grandfather, Eldridge T. "Pa" Wilson; grandparents, Clifford and Shirley "Nana" Gossett; an uncle, Larry Wilson; an aunt, Melinda Gossett, and an infant nephew, Jayden Taylor.

Visitation will be on Sunday, November 13, 2016 after 5:00pm at Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

His funeral service will be held on Monday, November 14, 2016 at 12:00pm in the Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. O'Neal Wade and Pastor Darvie Fenison officiating. Entombment will be at Lakeside Memorial Gardens.

Family request expressions of sympathy to be made to Somerset Community College Scholarship fund in his name.

You are welcome to view the obituary and send condolences to the family at our website:

Lake Cumberland Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Cody Ryan Clifford Wilson.

Service Details

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Interment Details

Lakeside Memorial Gardens

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