- 66 years old
- Date of birth: Feb 8, 1950
- Date of passing: Sep 19, 2016
|Let the memory of Junior be with us forever|
Armstead “Junior” Wilkerson passed away Monday, September 19, 2016 at his home.
A native of Granville County, he was the son of the late Armstead and Verna Wilkerson. He was a member of Stovall United Methodist Church, a trustee, serving on many committees including the committee to build the church. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force. Junior retired from Granville County, serving as Maintenance Director.
Funeral Services will be conducted at 2:00 P.M. Friday, September 23, 2016 at Stovall United Methodist Church by Rev. John W. Yount and Rev. Johnny O. Yount. Burial will be at Meadowview Memorial Park.
Surviving are his wife, Kathy Capps Wilkerson of the home, a daughter, Jennifer Wilkerson, a son, Jonathan Wilkerson and wife Melissa, both of Oxford, Prissy Wilson and Billy Wilson of Stovall, Lee Wilson and wife Amanda of Bullock, four grandchildren, Jordan Griffin (Robert), Dylan Wilkerson, Austin Wilkerson, Mason Tuck and a great-grandson, “Little” Bobby Griffin, uncle, Herbert Oakley of Stovall, aunt, Flora Peed of Rougemont and a special aunt, Emmie Lou Wilson of Oxford and his boys, Scoot and BoBo. He was preceded in death by a son, Chad Wilson.
Visitation will be held Thursday evening, September 22, 2016 from 6:00 – 8:00 P.M. at Stovall United Methodist Church and at other times at the home.
"I'm sorry to hear of the loss of your loved one. Jehovah God promises that very soon death and all sorrow will be a thing of the past.
Revelation 21:4. "And he will wipe out every tear from their eyes, and death will be no more, neither will mourning nor outcry nor pain be anymore. The former things have passed away. "
Also, he promises that there will be a resurrection. This real hope of seeing our dead loved ones live again is found at Acts 24:15.
I hope the promises of the Bible can bring you and your family comfort during this difficult time."
"Kathy, there are many good things I could say about Junior, but most important of all - he was my friend. At this moment there are no adequate words to express my sympathy to you and the family, but please know you are in my thoughts and prayers. He will live on in the memories of many and that will be our tribute to him."
"Kathy, I am so sorry to hear about your husband. You are in my thoughts and prayers."
"Kathy I am so sorry to hear about Jr. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers."
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