ORAN -- Lavina Wilkinson, 86, died at 9:50 p.m. May 25, 2005, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.
Born March 22, 1919, in Kaiser, Ark., daughter of the late LeRoy and Lettie Wilkins Buell, she was a homemaker and member of the Morley Baptist Church.
On Dec. 21, 1940, she married Chester M. Wilkinson who preceded her in death on July 21, 1986.
One brother and one sister also preceded her in death.
Survivors include: one son, Dan Wilkinson of Moweaqua, Ill.; two daughters, Louanna Rhodes and Betty Borneman of Oran; one brother, Joe Buell of Oran; and six grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and one great-great-
Visitation is after 4 p.m. today at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Oran where services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday. The Rev. Ed Carter will officiate. Burial will follow in the Forest Hills Memorial Gardens near Morley.
Pallbearers will be: Jerry Borneman, Mitch Borneman, Michael Rhodes Sr., Michael Rhodes Jr., Nathan Wilkinson and LeRoy Buell.