Mother Willie's Story
Mother Willie Mae Wilkerson, 99, passed away at Countryside Manor.
She was born to Henry and Alee (Thomas) Davis in Sardis, Alabama. Willie Mae united in marriage with Willie Wilkerson and to this union 13 children were born. They moved to Anderson in 1949.
Willie Mae retired from Warner Press. She was a member of the Bethesda Missionary Baptist Church.
Willie Mae leaves to cherish her memory, Lovell (Annie), Jesse (JoAnne), Bobby, Odell (Lois)Wilkerson of Anderson, David (Tresea) Wilkerson, Atlanta, Georgia, Juanita (Freddie) Cottrell, Adelle Wade, and Kathy (Jim) Harris of Anderson.
Willie Mae was preceded in death by her husband; her siblings, Samuel Davis, Thomas Davis and Louise Braxton; sons, John Dee, Roosevelt and William Wilkerson; and daughters, Wilma Wilkerson and Christine Harris.
Services will be at noon Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018, at Bethesda Missionary Baptist Church. The visitation will be at the church Friday from 5 to 7 p.m. and two hours prior to service Saturday.
The family wishes to thank the staff at Countryside Manor, Hospice and her Nurse Practitioner, Cheryl, Lagay Carolina and all who visited.
Services were entrusted to L.C. May Funeral Service.
Published on January 30, 2018