John Wilkes

John Wilkes

1956 - 2017

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Obituary of John Wilkes

John Howard Wilkes

Tunica, MS

John Howard Wilkes, 60, a former contractor, died April 5, 2017 at his home. Visitation is Thursday April 6, 2017, 5:00 - 7:00 P.M. at Memorial Funeral Home in Tunica, MS. Funeral services are 11:00 A.M. Friday April 7, 2017 at First Baptist Church in Tunica, MS with burial in the Oakwood Cemetery. Memorial Funeral Home in Tunica, MS is handling the arrangements.

Mr. Wilkes was a member of First Baptist Church in Tunica, MS. He received a Bachelors of Science Degree in Engineering and a Masters Degree. He was a Kappa Sigma, received an Eagle Scout at 13 years old and was an avid reader.

Survivors include father Jack L. Wilkes of Tunica, MS.

He was preceded in death by his mother MaryAnn McCain.

Visitation at Funeral Home
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Thursday, April 6, 2017
Meredith-Nowell Funeral Home
955 River Rd.
Tunica, Mississippi, United States
Funeral Service
11:00 am
Friday, April 7, 2017
First Baptist Church
1005 Main St.
Tunica, Mississippi, United States
Final Resting Place
Oakwood Cemetery
Fox Island Rd
Tunica, Mississippi, United States