Mary Evelyn Howard
- Born: 2 Mar 1918, Daviess County, Kentucky
- Marriage: Paulonis O. Wilkerson on 14 Apr 1936
- Died: 6 Sep 2008, Owensboro, Daviess County, Kentucky at age 90
- Buried: 10 Sep 2008, Saint Mary of the Woods Cemetery, Whitesville, Daviess County, Kentucky
Mary Evelyn Howard Wilkerson, 90, of Owensboro passed away Saturday, September 6, 2008 at her home. Born in Daviess County on March 2, 1918, she was the daughter of the late Lawson and Monica Ann Howard; a devoted member of Sts Joseph and Paul Catholic Church; and enjoyed gardening, cooking, and caring for her family. She was preceded in death by her husband, Paulonis Wilkerson in 1953; sons, Charles Glenn Wilkerson in 1993 and George Delbert Wilkerson in 1998; and grandchildren, Ronald Payne, Kenny Bennett and Faye Wilkinson.
She is survived by sons; Paul Wilkerson, William Wilkerson, and Joseph Wilkerson all of Owensboro; daughters, Joann Payne of Philpot, Joyce Aull of Owensboro, and Mary Bennett and Shirley Bullock of Louisville; 25 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; and a sister, Anita Howard of Knottsville.
Services are 10 A.M. Wednesday, September 10, 2008 at Sts Joseph and Paul Catholic Church with Father Carl McCarthy officiating followed by burial in St. Mary of the Woods Cemetery in Whitesville. Visitation will be from noon to 8 p.m. on Tuesday and after 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday at Glenn Funeral Home where prayers will be said at 7 p.m. on Tuesday evening.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Sts Joseph and Paul Catholic Church or to Hospice.
SSDI database lists birthdate as 1 Mar
Have seen father listed as: Aloysius Raymond HOWARD
Mary married Paulonis O. Wilkerson, son of George William Wilkerson and Alice Magdalene (Maggie) (Allie) Hamilton, on 14 Apr 1936. (Paulonis O. Wilkerson was born on 23 Nov 1907 in Daviess County, Kentucky and died on 1 Mar 1953 in Owensboro, Daviess County, Kentucky.)