George W. Wilkerson 62, of Poughkeepsie, Ark., was born in Kansas City, Mo., and died Dec. 2, 2007, at the Ash Flat Nursing and Rehab. He was a farmer.
He is survived by: his wife, Mildred (Gipson) Wilkerson of Poughkeepsie; a son, Danile E. Gipson of Poughkeepsie; a brother, Leo L. Wilkerson of Thayer; two sisters, Linda Lou Gill of Walnut Ridge and Ann Louise Gann of Williford.
He was preceded in death by: his father and mother, Leo L. Wilkerson and Ruby Elizabeth Wilkerson; and a sister, Kathy Joann Wilkerson.
Services were held Dec. 5 at the Pleasant Ridge Community Church in Poughkeepsie with Jim Pagan officiating. Burial was in the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery near Poughkeepsie with arrangements under the direction of Heath Funeral Home.