Milford Lee Wilkinson, 89, of Sandyville, WV, died on March 2, 2019, in Ripley, WV.

He was born on July 7, 1929, the youngest child of John and Lizzie Kittle Wilkinson.

He was a farmer and retired from the O’Ames Company.

Survivors include three children, Melvin Wilkinson of Sandyville, WV; Avalon Ann Balis- Mick of Palestine, WV, and June Dawson of Walker, WV; one sister, Correne Wright of Parkersburg, WV; four grandchildren, Cliff Wilkinson of Cottageville, WV, Carolyn Wilfong and Wayne Balis of Burbank, OH, and Tonya Hays of Hartville, OH; and 11 great grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Alice (Fleak) Wilkinson; six brothers, Carleston, Cliff, Orland, Charles, Raymond and Delbert; five sisters, Velma Kittle, Zona Cline, Macel Wright, Ermie Fleak, and Anna Nuzum; and daughter-in-law, Emma Wilkinson.

The funeral service will be held on Thursday, March 7, 2019, at 11:00 am at Roush Funeral Home in Ravenswood with Pastor Bud McVay officiating.  Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery, LeRoy, WV.

Friends will be received at the funeral home on Wednesday, March 6, from 5:00 to 8:00 pm.

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