Sherron Lee Wilkerson
November 18, 1941 – November 15, 2020
A funeral services for Sherron Lee Wilkerson, 78, of Canton, Texas will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at Eubank Funeral Home, officiated by Sharon Walker.
Sherron passed away on November 15, 2020 in Athens, Texas. She was born on November 18, 1941 in Houston, Texas to Roy Lee Harvey and Eva Mae Ratican Harvey. As a child she was a bit of a tomboy. She spent a lot of her young life in the homes of her older sisters, Laura Fay Langley and Rosella Jane Ballew. Developing more of a brother – sister relationship with her cousins, Debby Langley, Kenneth and David Stevenson.
She met and fell in love with William Kenneth “Pete” Wilkerson, they were married 56 years. Sherron worked 15 years at Reserve Life Insurance Co. and then worked for the U.S. Treasury, from which she retired. Sherron was able to work full-time but also keep everything running smoothly at home. She loved animals and enjoyed gardening. Many people didn’t know that she was a talented artist and sold many of her oil paintings in the Dallas area. Sherron loved the Lord and made sure her children had a relationship with Him, too. She was a good, loving mother and wife.
She is preceded in death by her beloved husband, William “Pete” Wilkerson; her parents, Roy and Eva Harvey; and her two sisters, Laura Langley and Rosella Ballew.
She is survived by her son, Richard Wilkerson; daughter Casey Hardin; her three grandchildren; four step-grandchildren and 19 great grand-children. All beautiful in her eyes.
Interment will be at Palestine New Addition Annex Cemetery in Palestine, Texas.
Wednesday, November 18, 2020