2010-03-18 / Obituaries


John C. Wilkerson, 81, of Grove Hill died March 12, 2010 at a Mobile hospital.

He was born January 26, 1929. He was a native of Elba, AL. He was a member of Grove Hill Baptist Church. He was a Mason and a veteran of the U.S. Army serving in the Korean Conflict. He was a member of the Grove Hill Lions Club. He was a former member of the Grove Hill Town Council. He was retired from the Alabama Department of Transportation.

Survivors include two daughters Lisa (Tony) Clark, Monroeville, Lynne Ernest, Putnam; one sister, Ella Williams, Union Springs; four grandchildren, four great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by wife, Nell Davis Wilkerson.

The service was March 15 at 11 a.m. at Lathan Funeral Home Chapel in Grove Hill. Burial was in the Grove Hill Cemetery. An online guest book may be signed at www.lathanfuneralhomes.c om. Lathan Funeral Home directed.

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