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Joanne Wilkerson

March 27, 1935 ~ February 5, 2021 (age 85)

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Joanne M. Wilkerson, age 85 of Odessa passed away on Friday, February 5, 2021 in Odessa.


Joanne was born in Villa Rica, Georgia to James and Doris Morris on March 27, 1935. She married Harry M. Wilkerson on September 5, 1954 in Villa Rica. She worked as a bookkeeper for many companies, including Warner Bros., The Girl Scouts of America, and retired from the Village Place Apartments in 2013. Joanne was a member of First Baptist Church Odessa.


Joanne is preceded in death by her husband, Harry; her parents; an infant daughter; and son-in-law, Jerry Holden.


Joanne is survived by her daughter, Cheryl Speer and husband Kelly; her daughter, Dianne Crawford; sister, Jamie Mote of Villa Rica; five granddaughters; five grandsons-in-law; 24 great grandchildren; three nieces and one nephew.


Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 PM, Tuesday, February 9, 2021 at Sunset Memorial Funeral Home with Stephen Stroope officiating.  Burial will follow a Sunset Memorial Gardens.


Pallbearers will be Jason Hawkins, Zach Thomas, Kelly Speer, Will Culpepper, Lance Brooks, Sam Culpepper, and Zeke Stroope.




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Funeral Service
February 9, 2021

1:00 PM
Sunset Memorial Funeral Home
6801 E. Business 20 Hwy
Odessa, TX 79762

Video is available for this event

Interment following funeral service
February 9, 2021

Sunset Funeral Home Chapel
6801 East Business 20
Odessa, TX 79762

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