In memory of
Charles Albert Wilkinson June 4, 1932 - January 7, 2017 Wilmington Charles Albert Wilkinson, son of Charles Tolbert and Ursula Bernstein Wilkinson, died on January 7, 2017 at the age of 84. He was a devoted and loving husband, brother, father, and grandfather. He is survived by Ann Woodall Wilkinson, his wife of 62 years, and his brothers and their wives Harold and Alice Speas Wilkinson and Tolbert and Suzanne Tonetti Wilkinson. His sons and daughter and their families are James and Ann Adams Wilkinson and their children Albert, Edward and Frances; Amy and Reginald Blackburn and their children Charles and Katherine; and Lewis and Deidra Reedy Wilkinson and their sons Reed and Hayes and his wife Mindy Miley Wilkinson. Charlie was born in the town of Wake Forest, NC in 1932 and graduated summa cum laude from Wake Forest College and from Duke University Medical School. He practiced surgery for 32 years, including 25 years in Wilmington, NC. Charlie was an active sportsman and enjoyed the outdoors, a love he passed on to his sons, daughter, and grandchildren. The funeral will be at 11:00 AM Wednesday, January 11th at First Presbyterian Church at 125 South 3rd Street in Wilmington, NC. The family will be at home on Tuesday, January 10th from 3:00 to 5:00. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice (1414 Physicians Drive, Wilmington, NC 28401) or Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity (20 North 4th Street, Suite 200, Wilmington, NC 28401). Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.andrewsmortuary.com
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