NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - A Mass of Christian Burial for Mrs. Betty Ruth Shands Wilkerson will be celebrated at 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, December 17, 2008 at Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church with Father Tim Lijewski, celebrant. Interment will be in Sunset Memory Gardens. The prayer vigil will be held tonight at 7:00 P.M. at Rowland Funeral Home; the family will receive friends from 5:00 P.M. until the hour of the vigil. Pallbearers will be Christopher Spears; William Stalcup; Edward Stalcup, Jr.; Christopher Wilkerson; Michael Spears and Robert Wilkerson, Jr. In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorials be made to the CSRA Parkinson's Support Group in care of Barbara Gagnon 1193 New Ridge Rd. Aiken, SC 29805 or Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church 856 Old Edgefield Rd. North Augusta, SC 29841. Visit the online register at www.rowlandfuneralhome.com Rowland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
The Augusta Chronicle-December 16, 2008