Larry Eugene Wilkerson
Bro. Larry Eugene Wilkerson, 67, of Tyro, passed away Saturday, Jan. 13, at Baptist Health Center in Little Rock. He was born January 12, 1951 in Monticello to the late Herschell Eugene Wilkerson and Martha Nell Collins Wilkerson.
He was a Pastor currently serving with Anderson Chapel Baptist Church. Bro. Larry’s hobbies included playing baseball and softball, hunting, fishing, and serving as a volunteer fireman with the Monticello Fire Department and rescue unit. However, his greatest love was his Lord and telling others about the good news of Christ. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by a brother, Mickey Wilkerson.
Survivors include his wife, Sherry Lynn Hamilton Wilkerson of Tyro; one daughter, Tara Wilkerson of Monticello; one son, Amos Wilkerson of Tyro; two brothers, Bill Wilkerson of Tyro and Ricky Wilkerson of Monticello; and two grandchildren, Cole Wilkerson and Layne Wilkerson.
Funeral services were at 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 18, at Stephenson-Dearman Chapel with Rev. Zan Pierce and Rev. Tony Wells officiating. Burial followed in Tyro Cemetery. Visitation was from 10-11 a.m. prior to service time. Online guestbook: www.stephensondearman.com.