Services for Ms. Velma Wilkerson were held Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, at 2 p.m. from Milling Funeral Home Chapel of Union.

The Rev. Rusty Walton officiated. Burial followed in the County Line Cemetery.

Ms. Wilkerson, 94, of Conehatta, died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012, at her residence.

Survivors include daughters, Mable Smith of Arkansas, Allene Loper of Conehatta, Bonnie Hunter of Magnolia, Texas and Janelle Hill of Conroe, Texas; sons, Thomas Earl Wilkerson of Magnolia, Texas and Raymond Wilkerson of Conehatta; sisters, Luna Ferrell of Newton, Lucille Stag of Newton and Helen Marie Hardin of Orange, Texas; and numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, great-great grandchildren and great-great-great grandchildren.

Ms. Wilkerson was preceded in death by two daughters, Florence Budell and Mary Finley.

Pallbearers were Sammy Joe Loper, Tommy Wilkerson, Joe Wilkerson, Dusty Bell, Randy Caraway, Gary Hunter, Raymond Wilkerson, Daniel Caraway and Peyton Wilson.