Nash Franklin Wilkins, 62, of 88 Wilkins Drive, Elizabethtown, NC, died at the Lower Cape Fear Hospice LifeCareCenter in Wilmington, NC on Wednesday, May 6th, 2009.
Born in Bladen County, NC on April 20, 1947, Mr. Wilkins was the son of the late Jeff Thomas Wilkins and Mrs. Ozo Carroll Wilkins. He was a carpenter by trade and a Vietnam veteran, having served in the US Army.
Surviving are 4 brothers, Knox T. Wilkins and wife Mary of Wilmington, NC, Isaac Wilkins and wife Mary of Elizabethtown, NC, James G. Wilkins of Tar Heel, NC, and Sidney G. Wilkins of Elizabethtown, NC; 2 sisters, Mary Elizabeth Guyton of Bladenboro, NC and Sarah Etta Wilkins of Tar Heel, NC.
A memorial service will be held 11:00 AM Saturday, May 16, 2009 at Love Grove Baptist Church in Tar Heel, NC.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Mr. Wilkins’ memory may be made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice.
Wilmington Burial and Cremation Service, 1535 S. 41st. Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099.