In Loving Memory of Barbara Wilkins



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In profound sorrow we announce the passing of Mrs. Barbara wilkins, age 56, of Newnan GA on Monday February 1st at the Piedmont Newnan Hospital.

Funeral services will be held Saturday February 6, at 2:00p.m. from the Mt. Sinai Baptist Church in Gay Ga, with Pastor Willie Sinkfield officiating. Remains will lie instate from 12:30 until the hour of the service and interment will follow in the church cemetery. Viewing will be held Friday from 9am to 9pm at the funeral home with the family receiving friends from 7:00P.M.until 8:00P.M.

Ms. Barbara Wilkins (Matthews) was born on June 12, 1953. She was the youngest of set of twins born to the late Mr. and Mrs. Oliver (Lue Dora) Wilkins, Sr. She was preceded in death by four brothers; Ernest Lee, Aaron, James, and Marion Wilkins, and her twin sister; Betty Wilkins.

On Monday, February 1, 2010, during the 11 o’clock hour there was a decision to be made and when Barbara heard God was calling, she decided to answer God’s call and departed this life on earth to be with her Heavenly Father.
Ms. Barbara Wilkins (Matthews) joined the Mt. Sinai Baptist Church in Gay, Georgia at an early age. Barbara was a loving mother and friend to everyone. She was known for her ability to love everyone. Ms. Barbara opened her home up to many and despite a person’s faults Ms. Barbara looked beyond the faults and saw their needs. Ms. Barbara has left many footprints in people’s heart that will linger on forever.

She is survived by a loving and devoted companion of 36 years Mr. Boston Matthews, five children; Ronald (Yaschko) Wilkins, Ramondo Wilkins, Fermondo (Andrea) Wilkins, Janeen (Anthony) Wilkins, and Chenina (Jamal) Wilkins, Two brothers; Oliver, Jr. and Alonza (JoAnn) Wilkins, two sisters; Nettie Florence, and Nazaree Hines, one sister-in-law; Joyce Wilkins. Eight grandchildren; Ferdeja, Fredrecka, Tieshia, Ciara, Ronald Jr, Destiny, Shaniyah Wilkins, and Tashasa Vaughn. Special dog; Miss Tiny Wilkins. Six God children; Olliecia Sutton, Nakisha Bussie, Ontego Hall, Jermaine King, Eric Roberts, and Jenna McKinney. Ten God grandchildren; Rodriques King, Jalandis Walker, Verniquia Foster, Kelyanna Wilkins, Bianca Bolton, Mahalia Wilson, Jamarcus Wilson, Sierra Bussie, Ontego Jr., and Tovah Hall.; a host of nieces, nephews, and other loving relatives and friends.











06/12/1953  -  02/01/2010



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Born: June 12, 1953

Place of Birth: Newnan, GA

Death: February 1, 2010

Place of Death: Newnan, GA

Occupation: Homemaker


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