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2013-12-12 / Obituaries


Gerald Gordon Wilkinson, 85, or Gastonburg died Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013 at his home. He was born Nov. 28, 1928 in Lamison and was a former railroad agent and a member of the Gastonburg United Methodist Church.

He is survived by his wife, Annie Newton Wilkinson of Gastonburg; two brothers, Sam Wilkinson of Monroeville and Dan Wilkinson of Gastonburg and sister, Mary “Sis” Howard of Decatur.

Graveside services were Wednesday, Dec. 11 at Gastonburg Cemetery with Rev. Sam Frank Lowery officiating and O'Bryant Chapel Funeral Home in Thomasville directing.

Active pallbearers were Clayton Crocker, Charlie Crocker, Claude Stougher, Ashley Allen, James Wilson and Chuck Webb. Honorary pallbearers were Billy Hardy, George Fendley, Lin Kelley, Bebo Hicks, Laird Love, Billy Morton, Ted Davis, Huck Morgan, Robbie Smith, Don Harvell, Coldman Newton and Dr. Julian Howell.

Memorials may be made to Hometown Hospice or to any animal shelter.

Condolences my be offered at www.obryantchapelfh.com.

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