Myrtle Ethel Wilkerson, age 82 of Sheridan, passed away July 15, 2020 at Saline Memorial Hospital in Benton. She was born July 4, 1938 in Augusta, AR to the late James Floyd and Ethel McFarland Pasley. Myrtle was a member of Gateway Baptist Church in Memphis, TN, and faithfully attended Lost Creek Missionary Baptist Church in Sheridan. She enjoyed crocheting, gardening, reading, and cooking, and was the secretary of Frasyer Judo Club. Myrtle loved family game nights, and spending time with family and friends. Most of all she will be remembered as a loving mother and grandmother. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her loving husband of 63 years, Conrad Curtis Wilkerson.
She is survived by her daughters, Debbie Belluomini (David) of Barlett, TN, Brenda Cook (Tim) of Oakland, TN, and Carol Smith of Fort Smith, AR, grandchildren, Justin (Ronda) and Bradley (Meghan) Belluomini, Drew Smith (Andrea), Will, Montana and Sierra Smith, siblings, Louise Henard, Larry Pasley, Tony Pasley, and Janice Tucker, and a host of nieces and nephews.
A private family viewing will be from 12:00 p.m. until 1:00 p.m. Saturday, July 18, 2020 at Buie Funeral Home in Sheridan.
A graveside service will be 1:30 p.m., Saturday, July 18, 2020 at Lost Creek Cemetery in Sheridan.
In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to St. Jude Children's Hospital.
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Arrangements by Buie Funeral Home of Sheridan (870) 942-3231.
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