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Geraldine S. Wilkins

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Date published: 8/9/2013

Geraldine S. Wilkins

Geraldine Sanders Wilkins, 82, of Montross went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013.

She was the widow of Vernon C. Wilkins, and a member of Currioman Baptist Church.

Other than her husband, she is preceded in death by her parents, Henry and Daisy Sanders; two brothers, Roy Hampton Sanders and Malcolm Conroy Sanders; and sister Shirley Paige Sanders.

She is survived by her children, Pastor V. Wade Wilkins (Gail), J. Bryon Wilkins (Kimberly), Chris Wilkins (Betty), Tommy Wilkins (Stephanie) and Rita Balderson (Calvin), all of Montross; her sisters, Louise Hayes and Shirley Rouse (Chastine) of Warsaw; her grandchildren, Brenda Lee Humphrey (James), Gerald Wade Wilkins (Mandy) of Montross, Benjamin M. Wilkins (Lisa) of New York, Cheryl Lynn Archbold (Nik) of Okinawa, Japan, Mary Elizabeth Wilkins of King George County, Kelly McCartney of Stafford County, Rebekah K. Wilkins of Montross, Kenny "K.D." McCartney of Callao, Emma Grace Wilkins of Montross, Benjamin H. Branson III (Stephanie) of Mechanicsville, Calvin Balderson Jr. (JoAnna) and Kimberly Clarke (Jason) both of Montross; her great-grandchildren, Kristin C. Worrell, Nathan J. Worrell, MacKenzie L. Wilkins, Margaret Mae Wilkins, Sebastian Colin Archbold, Logan Wilkins and Brody Wilkins; several nieces and nephews; and caregivers Linda Bowen and Sandra Jones.

A service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 10, at Currioman Baptist Church. Interment will be in the Currioman Baptist cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 9, at Welch Funeral Home, Montross Chapel.

Memorial contributions may be made to Currioman Baptist Cemetery Endowment Fund, Box 841, Montross, VA 22520.