Edd Wilkes

Born: Tue., Nov. 20, 1917
Died: Mon., Feb. 21, 2011


Visitation

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Wed., Feb. 23, 2011
Location: - Not available -


Funeral Service

11:00 AM Thu., Feb. 24, 2011


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Kibbee Community,
Mr. Edd Wilkes, age 93 of the Kibbee Community, died Monday, February 21, 2011 in the Meadows Regional Medical Center in Vidalia after a sudden illness. He was a native of Toombs County, and had there and in Montgomery County all of his life. He was employed with Oxford Industries as a cutter, and retired as a mailman and courier after fifty years of service. He was a member of the Sharpe’s Chapel Methodist Church near Lyons, and attended the Tabernacle Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his first wife Leotha Banks Wilkes, and a granddaughter Janice Mosley.
 
Mr. Wilkes is survived by his wife Edith Wilkes of the Kibbee Community; six children Edwin Wilkes and wife Jimmie Sue of Lyons, Barbara Mosley of South Carolina, Stan Wilkes and wife Amanda of Baxley, Charles Parkerson and wife Marsha of Vidalia, Ricky Parkerson of Santa Claus, and Donna Unsworth of Camden, South Carolina; twenty grandchildren, twenty-seven great-grandchildren, twenty-eight great-great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.
 
Funeral services will be held Thursday, February 24th at 11:00 am in the chapel of Ronald V. Hall Funeral Home with Reverend Gene Helton officiating. Interment will follow in the North Thompson Baptist Church Cemetery.
 
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday evening from 6:00 until 8:00.
 
Those desiring may make memorial contributions to the Tabernacle Baptist Church Building Fund. P.O. Box 160, Vidalia, GA 30475.

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James & Kay Claxton
   Posted Tue February 22, 2011
We are so sorry to hear of the death of Mr. Ed. He will be missed by all who knew him. May God bless and comfort all his family.

Tammy Bellflower Smith
   Posted Tue February 22, 2011
I am so very sorry to hear about uncle ED..he will surely be missed..I can still remember how he used to bring apples to my then little girl..Christy. He was a loving, kind and considerate person. We love you and will miss you.

J Charles Coleman
   Posted Tue February 22, 2011
I am so sorry to learn of Mr. Edd's passing. He was a remarkable man and I know he will be missed by everyone that knew him. I envy his longevity and being able to still do the things that he loved for as long as he did. We pray for Gods peace during this time and the coming days.

sara hitchcock
   Posted Tue February 22, 2011
Our deepest condolence!
The Family of Ellis Hitchcock

Susan Hitchcock Harrell
   Posted Wed February 23, 2011
Sorry to hear of Mr. Ed’s death. He was a wonderful person and will be missed by all.

Alton & Tonnie Conley
   Posted Thu February 24, 2011
Edith,

We are so sorry to hear of Mr. Ed's death. We really thought a lot of him. Sure wish we could be there with you all. Alton said Mr. Ed was a good man and he really did like Mr Ed. You and your family will be in our prayers. May God give you that peace that passes all understanding and bring the comfort you need into your life during this time.
We love you.
Alton & Tonnie