Funeral services for Mr. Larry Glen Wilkie, 72 of Farmerville, LA, will be held Tuesday, February 10, 2015, at 12:00 P.M. at First Baptist Church of Farmerville, LA. Officiating the service will be Rev. Kurt Auger, Dr. Dwight Munn, and Rev. Ronnie Parks. Visitation will begin at 11:00 A.M. till time of service at the church. Interment will be at Rest Haven Memorial Gardens near Norphlet AR.
Mr. Wilkie was born on November 10, 1942 in Smackover, AR., and passed away on February 7, 2015 in Farmerville, LA. He graduated from Smackover High School and attended LSU on a football scholarship; he finished his college work at Henderson State College in Arkadelphia Arkansas. Larry retired from Monsanto in Luling, LA and has resided in Farmerville for the past sixteen 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 fishing.
He is preceded in death by his father George Wilkie.
He is survived by his wife of forty six years, Alice Mansfield Wilkie, his children Andrew Wilkie (Andrea), Angela Wilkie, and friend Alicia Honomichl , Jason Wilkie (April) and his mother Joyce Fuller Wilkie and sister Nancy Brumley. Grandchildren Carson, Ella, Madeline, and Jacob Wilkie. He is also survived by numerous uncles, aunts, nieces, and nephews.
Pallbearers are L.W. Nolan, David Richmond, Ray Gambino, Ken Cooper, Ken Riggin, and Brad Risinger.
Honorary pallbearers are 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.