Robert Thomas Wilson

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    Robert Thomas Wilson of Jefferson City, TN, passed away on 4 February 2007 at age 89.

    Born in Vancouver, he was a Mining Engineer, graduating from the University of Toronto. He worked with the Mine Accident Prevention Association prior to World War II and served in the war with the Royal Canadian Engineers in England, France, Holland, Belgium, and Germany. Robert was a 30-year retiree of U.S. Steel, retiring in 1980 as General Superintendent of the Zinc Mine Works of Jefferson City.

    The family received friends on 10 February in the Lynnhurst-Greenwood Chapel. Interment followed in Lynnhurst Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Heart Association East Tennessee Region, 4708 Papermill Drive, Knoxville, TN 37909 or the charity of your choice.