Beatrice Wilkes Welborn, 88, of Wake Forest, passed away, Wednesday afternoon, May 15, 2013 at Hillside Nursing Center.
She was born in Franklin County to the late Cary Wilkes and Lillian Jackson Wilkes.
Memorial service will be held at 2 o’clock, Sunday afternoon, May 19, 2013 in the Chapel of Bright Funeral Home with Rev. Ron Brisson officiating.
She is survived by her children, Jerry Ellington & wife Elsie of Louisburg, Calvin Perry of Cary and Creston Perry of Wake Forest; grandchildren, Phillip Ellington & wife Crystal of Robbinsville, NC and Jeff Ellington & wife Jennifer of Robbinsville; great-grandchildren, Hannah, Lindsey, Autumn, Matty and Desmond; sister, Erlene Yeager of Knightdale; several nieces, nephews and extended family.
Memorial contributions can be made to a charity of ones choice.
Friends may visit with the family immediately following the service at Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Wake Forest. (919-556-5811)