Billy Thomas Wilkins

Published 1:29 pm Monday, September 30, 2019

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Billy Thomas Wilkins, 82, of Clanton, Alabama passed away on Saturday, September 28, 2019, at his home in Clanton, Alabama.

He was a Veteran in the Air Force from 1957-1961.

He was born on Thursday, September 16, 1937, in Alabama, and is the son of Melton Wilkins and Laler Headley Wilkins.

He was a Mechanic by trade.

Surviving are Wife, Geneva Williams Wilkins of Clanton; Sons, Michael (Sherry) T. Wilkins of Clanton, Gregory (Sheri) L. Wilkins of Oxford, Billy (Dana) F. Wilkins of Verbena, and Kenneth (Linda) W. Gorum of Clanton; Daughters, Elizabeth (Carl) Durreman of Perryville, MO, Margaret (Mark) E. Johnson of Jemison, Janis (Harry) L. Straub of Pulaski, TN, and Lynn (Mike) K. Stinson of Clanton; Sisters, Janie Ruth Smith of Clanton and Sudie Joyce Thornton of Clanton; Twenty-Seven Grandchildren, Thirty-Nine Great-Grandchildren, and Six Great-Great-Grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by: Wife, Donna L. Wilkins and Granddaughter, Leaj M. Jarvis.

Friends will be received on Monday, September 30, 2019, from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the Martin Funeral Home Chapel, Clanton, Alabama.

Services will be held at New Cedron Baptist Church in Billingsley, Alabama on Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Lynn Rowe and Rev. Tony Reynolds officiating.

Interment will follow at New Cedron Baptist Church Cemetery in Billingsley, Alabama.

Martin Funeral Home directing.

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