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Steven Louis Wilson

Steven Louis Wilson, age 77 of Moorefield, WV, died on Monday, November 11, 2019 at the E.A. Hawse Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Baker, WV. Born on October 10, 1942 in Winchester, VA, he was the son of the late Louis Wayne Wilson and Marjorie Lillian Fisher Wilson Bane. 

Mr. Wilson is survived by his best friend, Barbara Whitecotton of Moorefield, WV, as well as several cousins. 

Mr. Wilson earned his bachelor’s degree from West Virginia University and his master’s degree from the University of Virginia. Steven was a high school teacher/principal with service at Moorefield High School, East Hardy High School, and Wardensville K-12, and was Curriculum Director for Hardy County Schools. Mr. Wilson also owned and operated The Old Stone Tavern Restaurant in Moorefield, WV, served on the Moorefield Town Council, and was a member of the Bakers Chapel United Methodist Church in Durgon, WV. 

The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at the Elmore Funeral Home in Moorefield. A funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, November 15, 2019 at the funeral home with Pastor Mike Funkhouser officiating. Burial will follow in the Olivet Cemetery, Moorefield, WV. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the East Hardy High School Biology Department, 259 Cougar Drive, Baker, WV  22601, to honor his love of biology. 

Arrangements are under the direction of the Elmore Funeral Home in Moorefield, WV.