Passed peacefully on November 22, 2012. Loving mother of Roy Wilkins (Laverne), Carol A. Freeman, Wayne Wilkins, Norris Wilkins (Carolyn), Terry Wilkins and two step-daughters Annie Gardner and Ruby Bottie. Also survived by 15 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren, 21 great-great-grandchildren; nine great- great-great-grandchildren; five sisters, Mary Harris, Mable Knight (George), Clara Andrews, Annie L. Jackson, Edna Brown and other relatives and friends. On Saturday, December 1 friends may visit with the family from 9:30 a.m. until time of funeral service at 11:30 a.m. at New Bethany Baptist Church, 1300 10th Street NW. Interment Harmony Memorial Park.