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James Alton Wilkes

James Alton Wilkes

Male 1922 - 2013  (90 years)

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  • Name James Alton Wilkes  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Born 13 Aug 1922  Cedar Creek, Cumberland, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1930  Pearces Mill, Cumberland, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1947  Fayetteville, Cumberland, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 1987  Fayetteville, Cumberland, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Died 09 May 2013  Fayetteville, Cumberland, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • In Memory of
      James Alton Wilkes
      August 13, 1922 - May 9, 2013
      Obituary

      James Alton Wilkes, 90, of Fayetteville, passed away Thursday, May 9, 2013 at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center.

      He was born August 13, 1922 in Fayetteville, North Carolina to the late Neal and Pearl Bishop Wilkes.

      He was a US Navy veteran and proudly served our country during WWII.

      Left to cherish his memories are children, James A. Wilkes, Jr., Barbara Ruth Jackson, and Bonnie Wilkes Blinson; six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

      The family will recieve friends from 6 to 8 pm Sunday, May 12, 2013 at Reeves Funeral Home.

      Funeral services will be conducted at 2 pm Monday, May 13, 2013 in Reeves Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Maurice Lancaster officiating.

      He will be laid to rest in Cumberland Memorial Gardens.

      http://obits.dignitymemorial.com/dignity-memorial/obituary.aspx?n=James-Wilkes&lc=7280&pid=164709267&mid=5526785&locale=en_US
    Buried 13 May 2013  Cumberland Memorial Gardens, Fayetteville, Cumberland, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I14645  tng Genealogy

    Father Neil Archie Wilkes,   b. 10 Nov 1889, Robeson, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1929, Oteen Veterans Administration Hospital, Asheville, Buncombe, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Pearl Bishop,   b. 06 Aug 1897, Sampson, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 1950, Highsmith Hospital, Fayetteville, Cumberland, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Family ID F5252  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Children 
    +1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Living
    Family ID F5312  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map Click to display
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Aug 1922 - Cedar Creek, Cumberland, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1947 - Fayetteville, Cumberland, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1987 - Fayetteville, Cumberland, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 09 May 2013 - Fayetteville, Cumberland, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
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    James Alton Willkes photo

    Albums
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    James Alton Wilkes Sr photos

  • Notes 

  • Sources 
    1. [S342] North Carolina Birth Index, 1800-2000, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2005;).

    2. [S337] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2002;).
      1930 U.S. Federal Census. Pearces Mill, Cumberland, North Carolina, ED 29, roll 1684, page , image 758.0.
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1930usfedcen&h=77307787&indiv=try
      [ View Federal Census Document]

    3. [S342] North Carolina Birth Index, 1800-2000, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2005;).
      Online publication - North Carolina Birth Index, 1800-2000 2005.Original data - Register of Deeds. North Carolina Birth Indexes. Raleigh, North Carolina: North Carolina State Archives, Microfilm.

    4. [S344] Social Security Death Index, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2009;), Issue State: North Carolina; Issue Date: Before 1951.
      Record for James A Wilkes
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=ssdi&h=93685738&indiv=try

    5. [S396] U.S. Public Records Index, Volume 1, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;), Database online.
      Record for James A Wilkes

    6. [S462] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1898-1929, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;).
      Record for James Alton Wilkes
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=YMDraftCardsWWII&h=1135992&indiv=try
      [ View military document]

    7. [S342] North Carolina Birth Index, 1800-2000, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2005;).
      Roll Number: NCVR_B_C029_66001; Volume: 9; Page: 1007
      [ View birth certificate]