Sarah Ruth Wilkerson

Born: Fri., Mar. 17, 1950
Died: Sat., Aug. 25, 2012


1:00 PM to 2:30 PM, Tue., Aug. 28, 2012
Location: Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors

Graveside Service

3:00 PM Tue., Aug. 28, 2012

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Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors announces the death of Sarah Ruth Wilkerson, age 62, of Swainsboro, GA on Saturday, August 25, 2012, at the Emanuel Medical Center.

Funeral services are Tuesday, August 28th, at 3 PM in the Bithynia Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Herman Walden officiating.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday from 1 to 2:30 PM.

Pallbearers are  Jason Atkinson, John Atkinson, Ben Bedgood, Ronnie Bedgood, Jr., Clay McGhee, Nick McGhee and Michael Curl.

Miss Wilkerson was a native of Swainsboro, GA and a member of Southside Baptist Church in Augusta, GA.  She was preceded in death by her father, Arthur Wilkerson, mother, Joyce Braddy and a nephew, Rodney McGhee, Jr.

Survivors include:

Four Sisters:  Laura Curl Bedgood (Ronnie) of Swainsboro, GA, Billie Gennean Boutwell of St. Augustine, FL, Joyce Diane Davis (Wayne) of McDonough, GA and Cianna Bedgood of Swainsboro, GA

Two Brothers:  Billy James McGhee (Therisa) and Rodney Wayne McGhee (Tina) of Augusta, GA

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Durden-Hudson Funeral Directors is in charge of arrangements for the funeral of Sarah  Ruth Wilkerson of Swainsboro, GA




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Melba Bonham Jones
   Posted Sun August 26, 2012
I will always remember Sarah Ruth's smile. May the comfort of God help you during this difficult time.

The Malpass Family
   Posted Mon August 27, 2012
We are so sorry for your loss. Just take peace in knowing she is with your mom again.

The Malpass Family

Penny (Wilkerson) Woods
   Posted Mon August 27, 2012
I will never forget Sarah Ruth's smile and the way she would point her finger. She was so strong minded and just a mess. I pray that god be with the entire family in their time of need.

Stacy Bedgood and John Fleming
   Posted Mon August 27, 2012
Aunt Laurie I''m so sorry to hear about Sarah. If yall need anything please let us know. I will keep yall in my prayers. I love yall.