James Wilkinson, 90, of Shelbyville, passed away Thursday, May 3, 2018, in Nacogdoches.
Graveside service will be held at 4:00 p.m., Friday, May 4, 2018, at Sardis Cemetery in Center with Sister Sherry Harding officiating. Military honors will be conducted by VFW Post 8904.
Mr. Wilkinson was born September 30, 1927, in Shelby County, to Elzia Wilkinson and Myrtia Hughes Wilkinson. He served in the United States Army and was an avid outdoorsman.
He is survived by
Sister: Billye Bradberry and husband, Jack, of Shelbyville
Niece: Sular Ann Frost of Red Oak
Arlin Lee McKinney and wife, LaDonna, of Lancaster
Tommy McKinney of Red Oak
Adrian McKinney and wife, Mary, of Waxahachie
Bill Bradberry and wife, Reitha, of Bridge City
Numerous great nieces and great nephews and other family
A host of friends
Preceded in death by
Parents: Elzia Wilkinson and Myrtia Hughes Wilkinson
Sister and Brother-in-law: Francis and Wade McKinney
Nephew: Jackey Bradberry
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