Marjorie Jean Wilkerson (Shook), 83, of Clarmin, IL, passed away on February 17, 2018 in Sparta, IL. Marjorie was born in Clarmin, IL to Charles and Stella (Cathcart) Shook. She went to Sparta High School. She married Willard Harlen “Buck” Wilkerson on February 7, 1953. He preceded her in death on June 21, 1969 but remained the love of her life until she departed this world. She was a faithful and devoted woman of God. She attended and served at Clarmin Baptist Church throughout her life as a Sunday School Teacher and piano player. She will be remembered for her sweet caring nature and her strong Christian faith. She enjoyed crocheting, Journaling, watching (and keeping her own scorebook) the St. Louis Cardinals and spoiling her grandchildren.
Surviving are, sons David Wilkerson and Ronald (Debra) Wilkerson; four grandchildren, Matthew (Melissa) Wilkerson, Jamie Hudson, Whitney (Brock) Schoenbeck, and Emily Wilkerson; eight great grandchildren, Courtnay, Gavin, Kiley, Blake Wilkerson, Ian, Alyssa Hudson, and Kaden, Oliver Schoenbeck; Great Great granddaughter, Evelyn Cole; sister, Gale Gregory; brother, Aaron Shook; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends
She is preceded in death by her parents, husband and one brother Dale Shook
Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at McDaniel & Lee Family Funeral Home in Tilden, IL
Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at McDaniel & Lee Family Funeral Home in Tilden, IL, and on Wednesday from 9 a.m. until the hour of service at the Funeral Home
Interment will be at Marissa City Cemetery
Memorials may be given to Donor’s Choice