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Grace Marie Wilkerson

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Grace Marie Wilkerson Obituary
Grace Marie Wilkerson

Snow Hill—Grace Marie Wilkerson, 83, of Snow Hill, passed away Sunday, February 17, 2013 at Seaford Center in Seaford, Delaware.

She was born on December 25, 1929, a daughter of the late Leroy and Mabel Webb.

Mrs. Wilkerson lived in Public Landing for 35 years and was a member of Spence Baptist Church in Snow Hill. She worked as a waitress for many years at Evelyn's Village Inn in Snow Hill. She very much enjoyed talking and listening to her friends and will be missed dearly.

She is survived by four children; Joyce Hamada (Brian) of Oceanside, California, Robert Jones (Shelley) of Riverside, California, Bonnie Hatcher (Gary) of Eden, Maryland and John D. Wilkerson, Jr. (Sandra) of Seaford, Delaware; two sisters, Pat Holston and Doris Nibblett of Georgetown; 16 grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John D. Wilkerson, Sr., a sister, Betty Mumford, and two grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 23, 2013 at Spence Baptist Church in Snow Hill. A visitation for family and friends will be held one hour prior to the service. The Reverend Kenneth Elligson will officiate.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to Spence Baptist Church, 4824 Paw Paw Creek Road, Snow Hill, MD 21863.

Arrangements are in the care of Short Funeral Home in Delmar. Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting

Published in The Daily Times on Feb. 20, 2013
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