Lillian Bentley Wilkes

Published 3:15 pm Thursday, January 17, 2019

Lillian Bentley Wilkes

January 16, 2019

Services for Lillian Bentley Wilkes, 80, of Thomasville, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, January 19, 2019, at Allen & Allen Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Lee Waller will officiate and interment will follow at Laurel Hill Cemetery.

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Ms. Wilkes passed away January 16, 2019, at Archbold Hospital. Born April 22, 1938 in Quitman, she was the daughter of the late Thomas Ralph Bentley and Thelma Irene Hall Bentley. She loved going to the beach with her family and friends and always had a smile on her face.

She is survived by sons, Todd Harold Wilkes of Thomasville and Ted Wilkes and wife Heather of Douglas; grandchildren, Cheyenne Wilkes, Todd Horton, Austin Wilkes, Lance Wilkes, Ty Wilkes and Lily Wilkes; great-grandchildren, Brooks Wilkes and Peyton Jane Wilkes; sister, Naomi Bentley Giles of Thomasville and several nieces, nephews, cousins and special friends. She was preceded in death by her parents and brother, Buck Bentley. The family will receive friends 5-7p.m., Friday, January 18, 2019 at Allen & Allen Funeral home. Visit her online guest register at