Obituary: Marie Wilkinson


Marie Wilkinson, 91 of Evening Shade died Saturday, June 6, 2020. She was born November 18, 1928, in Evening Shade to Anderson and Trixie Whitten Qualls.  She was a homemaker and a member of the Main Street Church of Christ in Evening Shade.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Virdell “Red” Wilkinson; son, Dennis Ray Wilkinson; daughter, Barbara Louise Wilkinson and brother, Garvey Qualls.

Survivors include sons, David Wilkinson (Melba) of Cave City and Rod Wilkinson of Fort Worth, Texas; daughters, Betty Kurtley of Cave City and Jo Ann Flynn (James) of Sidney; sister, Euna Mae Franks of Evening Shade; grandchildren, Barbie Milton of Ash Flat, Shana Flynn and Sarah Flynn both of Evening Shade, Nick Kurtley of Newport, Randy Kurtley of Newark and Jessica Antonvich of Cave City; eleven great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Graveside services will be held Tuesday, June 9, 2020, at 2:00 p.m. in the Evening Shade Cemetery with Barry Wilkes officiating. Arrangements by Qualls Funeral Home of Cave City.

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