May 16, 2013

Wilburn Rollins Wilkins Jr.


— Mr. Wilburn Rollins Wilkins Jr., 83, of Henderson, Nev., passed away on Sunday, May 12, 2013.

Wilburn was born on April 21, 1930, in Dalton. Wilburn was preceded in death by his parents, Wilburn and Cora Wilkins.

Wilburn is survived by his wife, Juanita Wilkins of Henderson, Nev.; son and daughter-in-law, Bruce and Shirley Wilkins of Clinton, Mo.; daughter, Starr Smith of Henderson, Nev.; sister and brother-in-law, Helen and Bob Wilkins of Whittier, Calif.; 11 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

A funeral service to celebrate the life of Mr. Wilburn Rollins Wilkins Jr. will be today at 2 p.m. at the chapel of Dalton Funeral Home with the Rev. Clayton Brown officiating.

The family will receive friends today from 1 to 2 p.m.

Arrangements are made by independently owned and operated Dalton Funeral Home, 620 S. Glenwood Ave., Dalton; (706) 529-5371.