Mary E. Wilkes, age 87, of 7455 Pinehurst-Byromville Road, Vienna, died Saturday, November 14, 2020, at the home of her daughter in Crestview, Florida.
Born in Dooling, she was the daughter of the late John David Middlebrooks and Rosa Raper Middlebrooks. Mrs. Wilkes retired from Oxford Industries, was a member of Byromville Baptist Church and the widow of Rufus Q. Wilkes. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and homemaker. She was devoted to her family and her church. Her children arise up and call her blessed. Proverbs 31:28(a).
Kathy Slappy (Melvin) of Dawson
Angela Jimes (Ronnie) of Shreveport, LA
Katrina West (Kyle) of Crestview, FL
Son: Rufus Q. Wilkes, Jr. of Vienna
Brother: Jesse Harold Middlebrooks of Albany
Great Grandchildren: 24
A private funeral service for immediate family only will be held on Friday, November 20 in Byromville Baptist Church. A public graveside service for friends will be held at 1:45 PM Friday, November 20 in Oliver Cemetery.
The family may be contacted at the West residence, 7697 Pinehurst-Byromville Road.
Memorial gifts may be made to Byromville Baptist Church, Post Office Box 126, Byromville, Georgia 31007.
Brannen-NeSmith Funeral Home of Vienna has charge of arrangements.
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