William B. Wilkerson, 82, of Savannah, died on Tuesday, Sept. 26.
He was the son of the late Barney and Callie Rose Wilkerson. He was united in marriage to Della Inez Brown, who survives.
Mr. Wilkerson was of Pentecostal belief. Before working as a self-employed mechanic, he worked at Elvin William’s for 16 years.
Along with his wife Della Wilkerson, he is survived by his sons, Paul Hollins of Savannah, Allen Wilkerson of Savannah and Rex Wilkerson of Adamsville; a daughter, Reba Love of Savannah; a sister, Louise Reed of Columbia, Illinois; six grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Brown Wilkerson, Bud Wilkerson and John Wilkerson; and his sister, Mazie Hunt.
Services were held on Thursday, Sept. 28, at Shackelford Chapel in Savannah with Marvin Norris officiating. Burial followed in Neill Cemetery at Savannah.