Ms. Deborah S. Wilkins, 68, daughter of Mr. Daniel W. Wilkins, Sr. and Mrs. Thedis R. Johnson Wilkins, of 192 Connor Drive, Red Springs, NC, was born January 1, 1952 and departed this life on Tuesday, February 9, 2021. She was preceded in death by her son: Master Gabriel Bates; her father and mother; two brothers: Mr. Senowskey “Coskey” Wilkins and Mr. Daniel W. Wilkins, Jr.
Ms. Deborah is survived by six brothers: Mr. Roger Wilkins of the home place; Mr. David Wilkins of Richmond, VA; Mr. Michael Wilkins of Red Springs, NC; Mr. Craig Wilkins of Atlanta, GA; Mr. Arnold Locklear of Huntersville, NC; and Mr. Leon Strickland of Lumberton, NC. Deb also has many nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends.
Ms. Deborah will be remembered for her strong commitment to our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ and for her love and faithfulness to the Body of Christ.
The family will receive friends from 1-2 p.m. Monday, February 15, 2021, at Chestnut Street UMC, 200 East 8th Street, Lumberton, NC and a memorial service will follow at 2 p.m.