Born 10-11-1919 -- Died 1-28-2004
Genese Wilkerson, 84, of Amarillo, Texas, formerly of Cave City, Ark., died Jan. 28, 2004, at Heritage Convalescent Center in Amarillo. Born Oct. 11, 1919, at Cave City, she was the daughter of Mamon E. and Lucille Laman Lathum. She was a homemaker and a member of Chaparal Hills Baptist Church in Amarillo, and a former member of Eastside Baptist Church in Cave City.
Survivors include three daughters -- Donna Flenniken of Silver City, N.M., Linda Brain of Amarillo, and Lydia Wilkerson of Anna, Texas; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Woodrow Wilkerson; a brother, Charles Lathum and a sister, Gene Mae Lathum.
The funeral was Jan. 31 at Qualls Funeral Home Chapel in Cave City with Rev. Russell Kelly officiating. Burial followed in Wilkerson Cemetery at Grange. Arrangements were under the direction of Qualls Funeral Home of Cave City.
Pallbearers were Wayne Howell, Billy Glenn Wilkerson, Bobby Wilkerson, Josh McAnally, Brent Flenniken and David Wilkerson.