Obituary and Service Information for Loretta R Wilkinson
|Wilkinson, Loretta R|
Date: Friday, August 16, 2019
Time: 5:00 - 8:00 pm
Second Baptist Church, Festus
Date: Saturday, August 17, 2019
Time: 11:00 am
New Hope Freewill Baptist Church, Fredericktown, MO
Marcus Memorial Cemetery, Fredericktown, MO
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 4215 Lindell Blvd, St Louis, Missouri 63108
Loretta Rose Wilkinson age 93, entered into eternal rest on August 12, 2019 in St Louis, MO. Born on December 16, 1925 in Bollinger County, Missouri to the late Marvin Jesse Mills and Retha Bernetta (Shrum) Mills. Loretta had worked as a custodian for Fox school district. She was a member of Second Baptist Church of Festus. She was a part of the Second Baptist PrimeTime Senior Adult Group, where she was known for her excellent chicken and dumplings.
Survived by sons Henry (Wanda) Wilkinson of Arnold, Ted Wilkinson of Clarksville, Charlie Wilkinson of Festus, Tom (Rhonda) Wilkinson of Riley, KS; daughters Betty Ciolek of St Louis, Ruth Grieshaber of St. Joseph, Nancy (Terry) White of Indianapolis, IN; daughter in law Charleen Wilkinson of Iantha; brother in law Norman Marsh of Kentucky; sister in law Stella Wilkinson Parsons of Granite City, IL; 21 grandchildren, 37 great grandchildren, 4 great-great grandchildren.
Preceded in death by her parents, husband Lloyd S “Bill” Wilkinson, son, Billy Ray Wilkinson, 3 brothers, 6 sisters and daughter in law Janet Wilkinson.
Visitation will be Friday, August 16, 2019, 5:00 – 8:00 pm, Second Baptist Church, Festus. Saturday, August 17, 2019, 10:00 – 11:00 am, followed by Service at 11:00 am at New Hope Freewill Baptist Church, Fredericktown, Missouri. Interment Saturday, August 17, 2019, Marcus Memorial Cemetery, Fredericktown, Missouri.