Visitation was held from 6 to 9 p.m. on Sunday, March 3, 2013, at Collins-Burke Funeral Home Parlor. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Monday, March 4, 2013, at Collins-Burke Funeral Home Chapel. Burial followed at Walker Memory Gardens. Chris Lindsey officiated.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Ella Buzbee; husband, Frank Wilkerson; sons, Jimmy Wilkerson and Jerry Wilkerson; and father, whose name is unknown.
She is survived by her son, Michael Wilkerson of Jasper; daughters, Jo Ann Marchbanks and Stephanie D. Hocutt; sisters, Flora Mae Tegel and Willodean Wright; brother, James Hyche; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers were Chris Dickinson, Drew Hocutt, Michael Wilkerson and Randy Marchbanks.