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Larry Glen Wilkie (02-12-2015)
Funeral services for Mr. Larry Glen Wilkie, 72 of
Farmerville, were held at 12 p.m. on Tuesday, February 10,
2015, at 12:00 P.M. at First Baptist Church of Farmerville.
Offi ciating the service was the Rev. Kurt Auger, Dr. Dwight
Munn and the Rev. Ronnie Parks. Visitation began 11 a.m.
until time of service at the church. Interment followed at
Rest Haven Memorial Gardens near Norphlet, Ark.
Mr. Wilkie was born on November 10, 1942, in Smackover,
Ark., and passed away on February 7, 2015 in Farmerville.
He graduated from Smackover High School and
attended LSU on a football scholarship. He fi nished his
college work at Henderson State College in Arkadelphia
Ark. Larry retired from Monsanto in Luling, La., and has
resided in Farmerville for the past 16 years. He was active
in First Baptist Church Farmerville, where he sang
in the choir and with the “Faithful Men.” Larry was an
avid hunter and enjoyed saltwater fi shing.
He is preceded in death by: His father, George Wilkie.
He is survived by: His wife of 46 years, Alice Mansfi eld
Wilkie; three children – Andrew Wilkie and wife Andrea,
Angela Wilkie, and friend Alicia Honomichl and Jason
Wilkie and wife April; his mother, Joyce Fuller Wilkie; a
sister, Nancy Brumley; four grandchildren – Carson, Ella,
Madeline and Jacob Wilkie; as well as numerous uncles,
aunts, nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers were L.W. Nolan, David Richmond, Ray
Gambino, Ken Cooper, Ken Riggin and Brad Risinger.
Honorary pallbearers were Pat Risinger, members of
RMWT Hunting Club and the Ballard Sunday School Class.
Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church
Farmerville Missions, and the American Diabetes Association.
Online condolence messages may be sent to the family