Alice Lucille Wilkerson, of Sweetwater, passed away at home, with her devoted daughter-in-law, Mari Wilkerson.

Alice was a member of North Point Presbyterian Church in Sweetwater. She volunteered in numerous activities, such as delivering books to children in the community. She was an Eastern Star of the Indiana Chapter.

Alice loved to do gardening, canning, reading, planning cruises, and just anything to keep the dust from settling under her feet.

She was 91 years old.

Preceded in death by: her husband, Carl Wilkerson Sr.; father, Carlton Lenoir; mother, Frankie Lee Upton; sister, Addie Jane Upton; brother, Clarence Oma Upton; daughter, Aisha Jamellah; son, Van J. Wilkerson.

Alice leaves to cherish her memory: one son, Carl (Rita) Wilkerson Jr.;

Daughter-in-law, Mari G. Wilkerson;

Two sisters, Martha Lee Burton, Katie (Neal) Jones;

Grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends;

Devoted caregivers, Elaine Duggan, Kenda Greene.

Memorial services will be held at noon on Saturday, May 18, 2019, in the chapel of M.D. Dotson & Sons Funeral Home in Athens, with the Rev. Ivy Smith delivering the eulogy.