Gene Wilkerson (AKA: BO)

Gene Wilkerson (AKA: BO), 77, of Ellenwood, passed away Aug. 21, 2011.

Gene is survived by his wife, Martha (AKA: MOTT) Wilkerson; niece, Sherry and husband, Glenn Brooks.

Bo and Mott were like parents to Sherry, and grandparents to her children, Wesley and Melanie. Survivors also include two nephews, Brian Wilkerson, Frank Wilkerson, and their children, and extended family.

Graveside services will be held Thursday, Aug. 25, at 11 a.m., in the Fairview Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday morning, from 8 a.m., to 11 a.m. Horis A. Ward Fairview Chapel, 376 Fairview Rd., Stockbridge. Ga. 30281.