Disabled American Veterans Association, P.O. Box 14301, Cincinnati, Ohio 45250-0301
Mr. Jimmie Wilkerson, 74, of Festus has passed away at his residence, June 8, 2009. He was a factory worker for Old Judge Coffee Company and served in the United States Army in the Korean War.
Born January 13, 1935 in Patterson, Missouri to the late Delbert and Esther (Howard) Wilkerson. He is survived by his wife, Ethel "Christine" Wilkerson (nee Johnson);sons: Paul (Stella) Howell of St James, MO and Walter "Keith" (Natalie) Howell of St Louis, MO; daughter: Tina (Ed) Womack of Arnold; 7 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren; special niece: Mary German; sisters: Dora Dufrenne, Mabel Davis, Marie Hinkel, Sylvia Bishop and Helen Shoemake. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers: Howard Wilkerson, Pearl Wilkerson, Namon Wilkerson and Doyle Eugene Wilkerson.
Mr. Wilkerson enjoyed hunting and fishing and loved the outdoors.