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Burney Ray Wilkes

Male 1943 - 2010  (66 years)


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  • Name Burney Ray Wilkes  [1
    Born 12 Jul 1943  Richmond, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 1 Mar 2010  Pinehurst, Moore, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 3 Mar 2010  Richmond Memorial Park, Rockingham, Richmond, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I16523  tng Genealogy

    Father Bernice Burnet Wilkes,   b. 22 Oct 1917, Marlboro, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 2006, Rockingham, Richmond, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Margie Gathings Watts,   b. 22 Sep 1924, Richmond, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jun 1994, 20 South Rogison Street, Rockingham, Richmond, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F5918  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Living
    Family ID F5921  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Jul 1943 - Richmond, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Mar 2010 - Pinehurst, Moore, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Mr. Burney R. Wilkes, Sr., 66, 326 Bowman Road, Candor, formerly of Rockingham, died Monday, March 1, 2010, at First Health Moore Regional Hospital, Pinehurst.

      Mr. Wilkes was born July 12, 1943, in Richmond County, son of Bernice Wilkes and Margie Gathings Wilkes.

      He previously worked as an auto mechanic at Russell Bennett Chevrolet and was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force.

      Visitation will be from 10-11 a.m., one hour prior to the funeral service, Wednesday, March 3, 2010 at Jesus First Free Will Baptist Church.

      The funeral will be at 11 a.m. with Rev. Jerry Smith and Rev. Frank McQuage officiating. Burial will follow at Richmond Memorial Park.

      The family will be receiving friends at other times at the home of his son at 203 Hannah Pickett Avenue, Rockingham.

      Mr. Wilkes was preceded in death by his parents; and one brother, Jimmy W. Wilkes.

      Survivors include his daughter, Lisa “Chrissy” W. Taylor of Rockingham; sons, Burney R. Wilkes, Jr. “Buzzy” of Rockingham and Thomas A. Wilkes of Hamlet; and seven grandchildren.

      Memorials may be made in his memory to Jesus First Free Will Baptist Church, 1109 Hylan Ave., Hamlet, NC 28345

      Harrington Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Wilkes family.

      On line condolences may be made at www.harringtonfuneralhome.com
      Richmond County Daily Journal 2 Mar 2010

      Burney R. Wilkes Sr.
      CANDOR -- Mr. Burney R. Wilkes, Sr., 66, died March 1, 2010. Funeral 11am, visitation 10am, Jesus First Free Will Baptist Church; burial, Richmond Memorial Park. Harrington Funeral Home in charge.
      Published in Charlotte Observer on March 3, 2010

  • Sources 
    1. [S342] North Carolina Birth Index, 1800-2000, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2005;).
      Online publication - North Carolina Birth Index, 1800-2000 2005.Original data - Register of Deeds. North Carolina Birth Indexes. Raleigh, North Carolina: North Carolina State Archives, Microfilm.