Stephen (Steve) Wayne Wilkinson, a native of Alamance County, passed away on June 8, 2019 at the age of 76 surrounded by his loving family.
Mr. Wilkinson was a retired machinist. He served in the United States Army (1960) as a paratrooper in the 82nd Airborne Division. He loved his family, gardening, golfing and exploring the lighthouses. He will be remembered for his steadfastness, loyalty to family and his sense of humor.
Surviving is his wife of 58 years Phalba (Fab) of Burlington, children Evangelist Bonnie Mize, Stephen Wilkinson Jr., Amy (Bobby), Michael Wilkinson, Joe (Amanda) Wilkinson, grandchildren: Samantha Walters, Hope Mize, Taylor Hodges, Eric Wilkinson, Steve Wilkinson, John Wilkinson, Jody Wilkinson, Cody Wilkinson, Eli Wilkinson, Great grandchild: Camilla Carmago, Brothers and sisters Linda Bulla, Wanda Jones, Norman Wilkinson and Carol Goers. In-laws Teresa (Bryant) Phillips, Judy (Jim) Cooper. Many nieces, nephews, grand dogs and kitties. He was preceded in death by his parents Joseph Wilkinson and Clementine Mary Wilkinson.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday June 19th at Glen Raven Baptist Church, 335 Glen Raven Rd, Burlington, NC 27217 starting at 1 pm with Pastor Bobby Fann.
In lieu of flowers, donations can may be made in Steve’s name to Hospice of Burlington 914 Chapel Hill Rd, Burlington, NC 27215
Sign an online register book at www.omegafsc.com. Arrangements are in the care of Omega Funeral Service & Crematory.
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