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Mr. Ellis Willie Wilks, Jr.

Obituary for Mr. Ellis Willie Wilks, Jr.

February 25, 1950 - April 19, 2016
Crestview, Florida | Age 66

Loving Father, Brother,Uncle and Friend


Ellis Willie Wilks Jr was born February 25, 1950 in Rockhill, FL to the late Mr and Mrs. Ellis Willie Wilks, Sr. He earned his wings on April 19, 2016. Funeral services were held Saturday April 30, 2016 ~ 11:00 a.m. at the Macedonia MB Church with Rev. Joseph Durm officiating. He attended and graduated from Carver Hill High School. After graduation he joined the US Army holding the rank of Sergeant. Ellis was a loving and kind man who enjoyed fishing and detailing cars. He had a great spirit and loving smile. He leaves a loving and devoted family to cherish his memories: children: Angela Wilks; Keith Wilks both of Atlanta, GA; Shantel Brown, Keithen Brown both of Crestview, FL, Rolanda Harvey of Middleton, OH, and Roshaja Harvey of San Diego, CA; sisters: Margaret (Alvin) McTear, Claudia Hall both of Crestview, FL, Barbara (Sam) Osborne of Florala, AL; brothers: Roy (Sherry) Wilks, Izelle (Jeanette) Wilks, Herbert (Cassie) Wilks all of Crestview, FL, and Jerry Massey of Jacksonville, FL; six grandchildren; one great grandchild; and a host of other relatives and friends. Interment followed the service in th Springhill Cemetery with McKinnie Funeral Home (Crestview) directing.

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398 Martin Luther King J
Crestview, FL 32536
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