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Mrs. Linda Wilkes

August 27, 2017

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Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Linda Wilkes, age 76, of Buford, who passed away on Sunday, August 27, 2017. Mrs. Wilkes was born in Commerce, Georgia, a daughter to the late Jerome and Sadie Anthony Wilkes. Mrs. Wilkes was a Supervisor for Magnolia Estates Assisted Living Care and was a member of the Bethany United Methodist Church in Jefferson. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Wilkes was preceded in death by her brothers, M.C. Wilkes and Jerry Wilkes.

Survivors include her daughter, Gail Blackstock and her husband Tim of Buford; grandson, Dr. Adam Blackstock and his fiancé, Kylie McGlincy of Troy, Alabama; great granddaughter, Ella Blackstock of Troy, Alabama.

The Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, August 31, 2017 at 2:00 PM in the Chapel of Evans Funeral Home with Mr. Tim Blackstock and Reverend Ross Wheeler officiating. The burial will follow in the Bethany United Methodist Church in Jefferson. The visitation will be held on Wednesday evening from 6 – 8 PM at Evans funeral Home.

Flowers are optional, those desiring, memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 15829, Arlington, VA  22215.

Evans Funeral Home, Inc., 1350 Winder Highway, Jefferson, Georgia. 706-367-5467.

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 Service Information

August 30, 2017

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Evans Funeral Home
1350 Winder Highway
Jefferson, GA 30549

Funeral Service
August 31, 2017

2:00 PM
Chapel of Evans Funeral Home
1350 Winder Hwy
Jefferson, GA 30549

Interment following funeral service
August 31, 2017

Bethany United Methodist Church Cemetery
4659 Brockton Road
Jefferson, GA 30549

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