William Lee Wilkinson Sr.
April 21, 2021
March 26, 1948 - April 12, 2021
William Lee Wilkinson Sr., 73, of Sweet Home, passed away April 12, 2021.
He was born March 26, 1948 in Corvallis to William Everett and Virginia June (Reynolds) Wilkinson.
He had lived in Albany, Sweet Home and Tacoma, Wash.
William was a pastor, janitor and worked in landscaping.
He enjoyed fishing, camping, hunting and swimming.
William is survived by his wife, Eva Rohena Wilkinson; children Charity Dawn Leslie, Rebecca Ann Wilkinson, William Lee Wilkinson, and Bobby James Mize; sons-in-law Kepa Leslie and Michael Ferebee; brothers Bruce Wilkinson, Robert Wilkinson, and Donald Wilkinson; 16 grandchildren, Jodeanna Wilkinson, Gabby Bates, Roshena Bates, Dawson Tryon, Katie King, Jeffery Nelson, Caleb Nelson, Jacob Nelson, Karen Nelson, Johnathen Goodenough, Liam Grey, Lorlie Green, Ayla Leslie, Nevaeh Mize, and Mandy Green; two grandsons-in-law, Thomas Pimentel and Michael Jones; and four great-grandchildren, William Wilkinson, Isaiah Pierce, John Pierce and Jordan Pierce.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Virginia Wilkinson; father William Wilkinson; grandparents, aunts and uncles.
Viewing will be from 11 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Friday, April 23, at Sweet Home Funeral Chapel.
A funeral service will follow at 1 p.m., also at Sweet Home Funeral Chapel.
Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling the arrangements.