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Teddy "Ted" Lee Wilson

July 15, 1937 — August 23, 2023



Teddy “Ted” Lee Wilson, age 86 of Maryville, passed away Wednesday, August 23, 2023 at his home. He was a member of Piney Level Missionary Baptist Church for over 60 years. Ted is a Veteran of the United States Army and was stationed in Japan. He was a member of the Sertoma Club. He loved sports and played ball while serving in the Army. He was the voice of the Heritage High School Mountaineers as an announcer for basketball and football games, as well as inducted into the Heritage High Sports Hall of Fame. Ted loved the Boston Red Sox, Atlanta Braves, and the U.T. Vols. He was a loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather, brother, and friend who will be deeply missed by those who knew him. Preceded in death by his parents, George Wilson and Kathleen Wilson Moore. Survived by his wife of 64 years, Kyla Wilson; sons and daughters-in-law, Brian and Beverly Wilson, Kevin and Susan Wilson; grandchildren, Travis and Carman Wilson, Anthony Wilson, Lauren and Brandon Hall, Katie Wilson and special friend, Jacob Anderson; great-granddaughter, Paisley Morton; brothers, Jerry and Judy Wilson, Jimmy Wilson; sisters, Chita Green, Jewell Breazeale; many nieces, nephews, and extended family. Special thanks to his caregivers and Blount Memorial Hospice. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Piney Level Missionary Baptist Church, 3527 Piney Level Church Rd, Maryville, TN 37803. Family and friends will assemble at 1:00 PM Sunday, August 27, 2023 for Graveside Service and Interment at Piney Level Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery. Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, 865-983-1000,

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