Funeral services for Virginia Wilkerson, 97 of Marvell, formerly of Caruthersville, Mo. will be Saturday, Oct. 16 at the Fountain Head Baptist Church in Marvell.

Funeral services for Virginia Wilkerson, 97 of Marvell, formerly of Caruthersville, Mo. will be Saturday, Oct. 16 at the Fountain Head Baptist Church in Marvell. Rev. Pleas Davenport will officiate. Burial will be in the Lone Valley Cemetery, Marvell.
Wilkerson passed away Saturday October 9, 2010 in Brinkley at her sister's home.
Virginia was the third child of twelve born to Elzora and Frank Crawford in Marie. She confessed a hope in Christ at a young age. Virginia was employed as a housekeeper for may years in Caruthersville, Mo.
  In later years she lived with her sister Mary "Lil" and Rev. Pleas Davenport where her care was shared with her other sister, Beatrice Bledsoe. She leaves to cherish her loving memory, two sisters; Mary (Pleas) Davenport, Marvell and Beatrice Bledsoe of Brinkley; and a brother, Mike Crawford of Georgia. A host of nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews have been blessed by her presence of wisdom. Family and friends may sign the guest book online at www.brownshomeforfuneralsinc.com.