Joseph Laxton Wilson, age 78, of Valentines, VA passed away November 15, 2018. He is the son of the late Bobby and Florence Wilson. He is survived by his loving wife, Barbara Ann Wilson; his daughter, Angie Barker and husband Robert; his son, Gregory Wilson and wife Kathy; his grandchildren, Samantha Evans and husband Corey, Anna Wilson and Benjamin Wilson; his great granddaughter, Brianna Barker; his brother, Dale Wilson and wife Jennifer; his nephew, Stephen Wilson; and his caregivers, Pam Dunivan and Rashida Keene. A memorial service will be conducted 2:00 p.m. Saturday, December 8, 2018 at Pleasant Hill Christian Church. The family will receive friends Saturday from 12:30 to 2:00, prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Pleasant Hill Christian Church, P.O. Box 550, Gasburg, VA 23857.