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Billy Wilkinson

Billy Wilkinson

November 13, 1942 April 25, 2019

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Obituary for Billy Frank "Bill" Wilkinson

Billy Frank “Bill” Wilkinson, 76, died unexpectedly while delivering cattle on Thursday, April 25, 2019, in Satanta, Kansas. He was born on November 13, 1942, to Cornelia Mae (Wells) and George William Wilkinson in Graham, Texas. He married Gwendolyn Faye (Owens) on June 19, 1966, in Newcastle, Texas.

Bill enjoyed farming and driving semi trucks with his wife, Gwen. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Newcastle, Texas.

He is survived by his wife Gwen of the home; a son, Bill Bradley Wilkinson and wife Deborah of Newcastle, TX, a daughter, Rebecca Gail Kerr and husband Ryan of San Antonio, TX; grandchildren, Ryder Kerr and Rory Kerr of San Antonio, TX, Jimmy Smith and wife Lindsey of Olney, TX; a great grandchild, Ethan Don Smith; and a sister, Connie Wood of Newcastle, TX.

Bill was a strong supporter of education and the students of Newcastle ISD. In lieu of flowers, please consider donating in memory of Bill Wilkinson to the Brandon Bailey Memorial Scholarship Fund or the Sue Story Memorial Scholarship Fund. Donations can be mailed to Newcastle ISD, P.O Box 129, Newcastle, TX 76372.

A Memorial Service will be held 2:00pm Sunday, June 23 at the First Baptist Church in Newcastle, Texas. Cremation was entrusted to Weeks Family Funeral Home & Crematory of Sublette, Kansas. Condolences may be left online at WeeksFamilyFuneralHome.com

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  • Memorial Service

    June 23, 2019 | 2:00pm
    First Baptist Church
    501 Graham St
    Newcastle, Texas
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    June 23, 2019

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Carlyn Swaim

So sorry for your loss Gwen. Nay God give you peace to the whole family.
Comment | Posted at 09:32pm via Condolence

Chelle Rodgers

My deepest condolences. Prayers are going up for you all. So very sorry for your loss. May God carry you through this difficult time.
Comment | Posted at 11:28am via Condolence

Allen Rodgers

Our deepest condolences to the Wilkinson family With love and heartfelt sorrow for your loss. Love Allen, Rhonda and jeanie
Comment | Posted at 10:50pm via Condolence

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