Mr. Doug “Dougie” Wilkerson, 38, passed away Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at Moses Cone Memorial Hospital.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, February 29, 2020 at 5:00 pm at George Brothers Funeral Service with Jordan Jones officiating.
Mr. Wilkerson was preceded in death by his father, Douglas Lee Wilkerson, Sr.; both sets of grandparents; and several aunts and uncles.
Dougie had a heart of gold and was always looking for ways to make others happy, including putting their needs in front of his own. He loved his family and enjoyed being a caregiver, bowling, watching hockey, and gambling.
He is survived by his mother, Terri Wilkerson; sister, Melissa Essick; brother, Scott Wilkerson; sister, Shana Wilkerson; and a host of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and other family and friends whom he loved.
The family will receive friends on Saturday from 2:30-4:45 pm prior to the service at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made toward ALS through the Muscular Dystrophy Associations web site.
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