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Edward Albert Wilkes Jr.

August 11, 1950 November 15, 2018
Edward Albert Wilkes Jr.
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Obituary for Edward Albert Wilkes Jr.

Edward Albert Wilkes, Jr., age 68, passed away on November 15, 2018.  He was born in Jacksonville, Alabama on August 11, 1950 to the late Edward Albert Wilkes and the late Rosie Lee Martin Wilkes. He served in the United States Marine Corp during the Vietnam era. He was a retired mechanic.

He is survived by his children, Antoinette Wilkes-Cragle and her husband Andrew Deininger, Edward “Eddie” Wilkes III and his wife Christina, Patricia Ales; grandchildren, Ashley Cragle, Karlee Cragle, Maria Wilkes, Edward Deininger, Andrew Deininger, Sabrina Partington, Michael Fluck, Jonothan Fluck; sisters, Pat Pettway, Edna Wilkes, Rosemary Deckard; Brother,  EJ Wilkes; brother-in-law, Larry Yarbrough; numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by sister, Kathy Yarbrough; brothers, Buddy Wilkes, Joe Frailey.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 from 12:00 PM until 2:00 PM at Hightower’s Memorial Chapel in Douglasville.

A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at 2:00 PM in the Chapel at the funeral home.

Interment will follow in Sunrise Memorial Gardens.

You may share your thoughts and condolences online at www.hightowersmemorial.com.

Hightower’s Memorial Chapel, Douglasville, has charge of the arrangements.  770-489-2818


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Visitation

Tuesday

20

Nov

12:00 PM 11/20/2018 12:00:00 PM - 2:00 PM 11/20/2018 2:00:00 PM
Hightower's Memorial Chapel

7034 Broad Street
Douglasville, GA 30134

Hightower's Memorial Chapel
7034 Broad Street Douglasville 30134 GA
United States

Funeral

Tuesday

20

Nov

2:00 PM 11/20/2018 2:00:00 PM
Hightower's Memorial Chapel

7034 Broad Street
Douglasville, GA 30134

Hightower's Memorial Chapel
7034 Broad Street Douglasville 30134 GA
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Sunrise Memorial Gardens Final Resting Place

3721 Bankhead Highway
Douglasville, GA 30134

3721 Bankhead Highway Douglasville 30134 GA
United States
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