William Luther Wilson
Memorial services for William Luther Wilson will be announced at a later date. Mr. Wilson, 77, of Baton Rouge, passed from this life, Monday, March 29, 2021 at his residence. He graduated from Baton Rouge High School, where he played on the basketball team. From there he attended LSU where he majored in English received his master's degree. He went back to LSU and received his law degree. He was a lawyer for Taylor, Porter, Brooks and Phillips, LLP. During his time there he assisted on many different projects and committees. But his true passion was his love for children. He helped to place over 5,000 children pro bono. He was a member of Trinity Episcopal Church, Baton Rouge. He was an avid outdoors man who loved to hunt and fish while reading. He was preceded in death by his wife, Margaret Vandaworker Wilson; son, James Vandaworker Wilson; grandchild, Ella Grace Mire; parents, James Anderson and Marie Eveline Matthey Wilson. Those left to cherish his memory include his daughters, Samantha Albritton Mire and husband, Jessie; Katherine Fuller Wilson; brother, Matt Wilson and wife, Kristina; sisters, Betty Talbot and husband, Tommy and Julie Appleby; grandchildren, Kiley Nicole Mire and Maci Claire Mire; host of other family members and friends. To extend on-line condolences to the Wilson family, please contact us at www.hixsonbrothers.com.
Published by The Advocate from Mar. 30 to Mar. 31, 2021.
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I am very sorry to hear of Mr. Bill's passing. That is how I knew him as a kid. In addition to he and Mrs. Margret being family friends, I cut his grass and helped him with projects around the house every Saturday from the time I was about 10 until 17. He was a good man and will be dearly missed.
Clay Culotta
April 26, 2021
He was a wonderfully generous, kind, and Christian man! May he rest in peace.

Emily Wilbert
April 8, 2021
My mom, Betty Henry, worked as a legal secretary for Bill years ago. We are so very sorry to hear he passed on. Bill was always very kind and helpful. He and Margaret would send my mom an Amaryllis plant every Christmas. I was unable to find Samantha on Facebook. I used to have her cell number but it’s no longer in my contacts and wanted to express our sincere condolences to Bill and his family✝
Cindy Taylor
April 4, 2021
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