Velma Mae Wilkerson, 72, a native and a resident of Morgan City, died Friday, January 17, 2014 at 6:30 p.m., at the Patterson Health Care Center in Patterson.
Visitation will be Saturday, January 25, at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 507 Fourth St., in Morgan City, from 11 a.m. until funeral service at 1 p.m. Burial will follow in the Morgan City Cemetery.
Velma leaves to cherish her memories one stepson, Albert Wilkerson Jr. of Dallas, Texas; two daughters, Anita W. Richardson of Patterson and Stephanie Riley of Houston, Texas; one sister, Debra Nixon of Lake Charles; a stepbrother, Jerry Nixon of Lake Charles; five grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; nine step-grandchildren; and a host of relatives and friends.
Mrs. Wilkerson was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, and a brother.
Jones Funeral Home of Morgan City/ Franklin/ Jeanerette/ Houma is in charge of arrangements. Visit to send condolences to the family.

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