Ruth Franklin Wilkerson
1939 — 2023
Ruth Franklin Wilkerson, 83, of Brandywine, Maryland, passed away on Friday, November 24, 2023 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. Born on December 13, 1939 in Hopewell, Virginia, she was the daughter of the late Clyde Thomas Franklin and Gertrude (Midciff) Franklin. In addition to her parents, Ruth was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 53 years, James Robert "Bucky" Wilkerson, Sr.; Ruth is survived by her two sons, James Robert Wilkerson Jr., of Stewarts town, Pennsylvania and Thomas Wayne Wilkerson, and his life partner Theresa Hall of Brandywine, MD; granddaughter, Jennifer Marie Hollis and Husband Billy Hollis of Alto, Georgia; brothers Clyde Thomas Franklin...