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James Ray "Jim" Wilkie

1926 - 2018 Obituary Condolences
James Ray "Jim" Wilkie Obituary
James Ray "Jim" Wilkie, 92, died peacefully in his home on April 7, 2018. Born in 1926, Jim was raised in Griffin, GA. Upon high school graduation he was drafted into the US Army and served in the 3rd Infantry Division in WWII. Jim spent a successful 38-year career in the tractor business.

Jim is survived by his wife of 66 years, Catherine "Kaky" Peek Wilkie, as well as three children and a son-in-law whom he loved as his own: Susan and Matthew Welch, Marty Wilkie and Mary Ann Stephens. He is also survived by his sister, Gwen White, sister-in-law, Kathy Wilkie as well as a granddaughter, great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.

A memorial service honoring Jim's life will be held on Friday, April 20th, 2018 at 10:00 am at Hardage-Giddens Oaklawn Chapel . An interment will be held at 2:30 pm at Jacksonville National Cemetery,4083 Lannie Rd. Jacksonville, FL, where Jim's service to our country will be remembered with military honors.

A lover of botanicals, flowers are a welcomed expression of sympathy of Jim's memory as is a donation to any .

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Wilkie, James Ray "Jim"
Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution from Apr. 15 to Apr. 16, 2018
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