Marla F. Wilkerson

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Marla F. Wilkerson, age 54, passed away on June 13, 2020, at the University Hospital in Columbia, Mo. She was born in Jefferson City, Mo. to William Zink and Marjorie Sonnabon Hoss, both of whom preceded her in death. Marla was married on May 8, 1992, in Beeville, Texas to Ed Wilkerson, who survives of the home. Survivors also include her daughter, Portia Swanson of California, Mo.; two sons, William Andreu Zink of California, Mo. and Jason (Casey) Wilkerson of Bakersfield, Calif.; three brothers, David Harper, Tipton, Mo., Gary (Amy) Kohlmeier, Boise, Idaho; Harold G. Sell of Riddick, Mo.; three brothers-in-law, David Wilkerson, Memphis, Tenn., Tim (Cynda) Wilkerson and Clifford (Rose) Wilkerson all of California, Mo.; six grandchildren; aunts; uncles; nieces; nephews; and cousins. Along with her parents, Marla was preceded in death by her father-in-law, J.W. Wilkerson and her mother-in-law, Shelby Jean Wilkerson. Visitation will be held Saturday, June 20, 2020, from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Windmill Ridge Funeral Service. Funeral Services for Marla will be held on Saturday, June 20, 2020, at 3:00 p.m. at Windmill Ridge Funeral Service. Burial will follow in the California City Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the Wounded Warrior Project or the family c/o James Wilkerson. Funds to the family will be distributed to charity. On Online messages to the family may be contributed at

Published June 17, 2020