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Catherine H. Wilkerson

September 10, 1932 ~ February 22, 2018 (age 85)

Catherine H. Wilkerson

Childersburg, AL - A celebration of life for Catherine H. Wilkerson, 85, will be Monday, February 26, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at Radney-Smith Chapel with Dr. Skip Parvin officiating. Family will be receiving friends from 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. at Radney-Smith Funeral Home. Burial will be in Childersburg City Cemetery in Childersburg, AL.

Catherine, a loving wife and mother, was preceded in death by her son, Kenneth Ray Vansant; her parents Mr. & Mrs. R. W. Hubbard; two older brothers, Joseph and Bill; and two older sisters, Lucille and Margaret, all of Childersburg.

Catherine was a lifelong resident of Alabama, growing up and graduating from Childersburg High School. She was always active in her Church: teaching Sunday School, Bible Study and being a member of the XYZ Class at First Baptist Church Childersburg. She spent most of her career in the banking industry and retired from Coosa Pines Credit Union. Catherine enjoyed sewing, cooking, entertaining and fishing.

Catherine is survived by her husband of 14 years, Byron Wilkerson of Childersburg; daughter, Deborah (Vansant) and Mark Gordon of Chelsea; two sisters, Mary H. Wright of Georgia and Ruth H. Riddle of Childersburg.

Pallbearers will be Mike Jones, Larry Riddle, Ronnie Watts, Mack Lee, and Bobby Hoyle.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Alzheimer's of Central Alabama Association or First Baptist Church Childersburg.

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Radney-Smith Funeral Home in Sylacauga, AL will direct the services.

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