Mary Frances Wilkie, widow of Howard Wilkie 75, of Kure Beach died Wednesday, January 5, 2011 at Autumn Care of Myrtle Grove.
Surviving are sons Gordon Wilkie and wife Terri of Wilmington, David Wilkie and wife Linda of East China, MI, daughters Mary W. Calhoun of Kure Beach, and Kathy W. Rogers and husdand Jim of Whispering Pines, NC; brothers Dr. James McHone and wife Linda of Columbia, SC, Mike McHone and wife Elizabeth of Mt. Airy, NC, and sister Pat Newsome and husband Earl of Sanford, NC; grandchildren Jeannie Wilkie, Tonya Tillage, Tony Wilkie, Marie Wilkie, Eric Wilkie, Kraig Wilkie, Kelly Tackaberry, Charlie McHone, Jason Smith, Adam Herring, and Josh Herring and 12 great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, January 15, 2011 at 2 PM at Cape Fear Baptist, 7300 Carolina Beach Road, Wilmington. The family will see friends from 1 PM until service time. Reverend David Brady will conduct the service.
The family would like to thank Autumn Care, Ms. Wilkie’s roommate Jean Dean, and a special thank- you to her nurse Laura and Jennie (Shug) for all their love and care , and to Lower Cape Fear Hospice, Dr. James Snyder and Tammi Wallace for their compassion and loving care of our mother.
Memorial contributions may be directed to Cape Fear Baptist Church, P. O. Box 705, Carolina Beach, NC 28428.
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