AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. James Edward Wilkinson, husband of Dani Folds Wilkinson, entered into rest, Tuesday, June 11, 2002, at the Medical College of Georgia. Other family members include his children, Thor Carswell Wilkinson of Hephzibah and Whitney B. Wilkinson of Hephzibah; mother, Roberta Wilkinson Hickman of Hephzibah; brothers, John Carswell Wilkinson Jr. of Titusville, Fla., David Dawson Wilkinson of Hephzibah. Mr. Wilkinson was employed for the last 12 years as a Heating and Air Conditioning Technician for Augusta State University. He was a U.S. Navy Veteran of the Vietnam era. He was a lifelong member of St. Johns United Methodist Church and was the former owner of Wilkinson Cafe on Broad Street. Mr. Wilkinson was an Eagle Scout and Junior Assistant Scout Master with the Georgia Carolina Boy Scouts of America. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, 246 Davis Road, Augusta, GA, 30907. A memorial service will be held today, June 15, 2002, at 2p.m. in the chapel of Thomas Poteet and Sons Funeral Directors with his brother, David D. Wilkinson, leading the service. The family will receive friends beginning at 1p.m. until the hour of the service. Thomas Poteet and Sons Funeral Directors, 214 Davis Road.
The Augusta Chronicle June 15, 2002