Originally created 01/06/02

Mrs. Annie Wilkes ( THOMSON, Ga.)



THOMSON, Ga. - M rs. Annie Viola Wilkes, 93, of Eggar Circle entered into rest Thursday, January 3, 2002, at McDuffie Regional Medical Center. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, January 6, 2002, at Goshen Baptist Church with the Rev. Allen Danner officiating. Mrs. Wilkes, a resident of Lincoln County for most of her life before moving to McDuffie County, was retired from Nantex Manufacturing and a member of Lincolnton Baptist Church. Survivors include two sons, William T. Wilkes and Robert F. Wilkes, Lincolnton, two daughters, Shirley W. May, Thomson and Virginia W. Beasley, Augusta; one sister, Jewell Meadows, Rock Hill, S.C.; eleven grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren. Mrs. Wilkes was preceded in death by her husband, William "Bill" Franklin Wilkes and a daughter, Carolyn Elizabeth Ryder. Pallbearers will be Don Beasley, Don Cheeks, Michael Goldman, Neal Reed, Billy Wilkes and Jimmy Wilkes. Friends may call at Rees Funeral Home, 195 Peachtree St., Lincolnton, Ga. (706)359-3222

The Augusta Chronicle January 5, 2002