Annie Pearl Wilkerson
Fort Valley, GA- Annie Pearl Zachery Wilkerson, 78, a strong and faithful Christian soldier, a leader in both her family and within the community, was called home to be with Jesus on Tuesday, May 7, 2013. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, May 11, 2013 at Trinity Baptist Church (507 State University Drive, Fort Valley, GA) at 3:30 p.m. Wake and family visitation will be held on Friday, May 10, 2013 at the C.J. Edwards Funeral Home in Fort Valley at 7:00 p.m.
A resident of Fort Valley since the early 1950's, she was a graduate of Fort Valley State University with both a Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Education and the University of Georgia with a Master's Degree in Special Education. She retired from the Peach County School System after 34 years of dedicated service as an educator. She was a faithful member of Trinity Baptist Church for nearly 60 years. She was also a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. and a member of the Pride of Fort Valley Order of the Eastern Star.
Her memory will forever be treasured by a host of family and close friends. In lieu of flowers and gifts, the family is requesting donations be made in her memory to the Walker-Zachery Scholarship Fund. Please make checks payable to The Walker-Zachery Scholarship Fund and mail to 3121 Mason Creek Road, Winston, GA 30187.
C.J. Edwards Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements
Published in The Telegraph on May 10, 2013