East Funeral Home

2807 Moores Ln, Texarkana, TX


Michael Dwayne Wilkerson

April 30, 1961September 4, 2020

Michael D. Wilkerson, age 59, of Texarkana, Texas, went to be with the Lord on Friday, September 4, 2020, at the Little Rock Heart Hospital, at the age of 59.

Mike grew up in Texarkana, Arkansas and was known for his kind spirit and sense of humor. He loved spending time with his family, especially his eight grandchildren. He enjoyed drinking a cup of coffee and watching the birds and squirrels. Mike was a hard worker and could fix anything he put his hands on. Mike was an avid motorcycle rider and loved riding with his friends.

Mike is preceded in death by his parents, Lela and Clyde Wilkerson, and his brother, Butch Wilkerson. He is survived by his wife, Suzanne Wilkerson; his son, Michael Wilkerson and wife, Shirin Wilkerson; stepdaughter Candice Allison and husband, John Chris Allison; stepson, Clint Lachowsky, and wife Kristi Lachowsky; his brother Ricky Reel and his wife, Debbie Reel; his sister, Lisa Lee; eight grandchildren, Mason Wilkerson, Bennett Wilkerson, Ally Lachowsky, Mallory Lachowsky, Daniel Lachowsky, Ryland Allison, Reed Allison, and Ridley Allison; his brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Billy and Debbie Crow; and a number of nieces and nephews.

A celebration of life graveside will be 10:00 A.M. Saturday, September 12, 2020, at 10:00 at Pleasant Hill Cemetery, under the direction of East Funeral Home with Orville Farren officiating.

Condolences may be left at www.eastfuneralhomes.com


  • Graveside Funeral Service

    Saturday, September 12, 2020


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Jeff Teague

September 14, 2020

I worked with Mike at Alumax and Alcoa. I was very sorry to learn of his passing. May God's peace be upon his family in this time of sorrow.

Lennard Dowdle

September 11, 2020

I am so very sorry for your loss.

Gina Lynch

September 10, 2020

So thankful I got to be part of his life for a short time. Enjoyed my visits with him. Asked him for advice on a few things. Mike and Suzanne such sweet and caring people.

Kathy Pierce

September 10, 2020

Suzanne, Michael, & all Wilkerson family....
I am so sorry for your loss. I know Mike loved all of you very much because he spoke of all of you often. I will miss his smiling face & his handiwork around the office. You are all in my prayers for peace & comfort in the times ahead.

Billy Marshall

September 8, 2020

Prayers and Condolences for the Family. Sorry for your loss, Mike was a friend and co-worker for 20 years


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