Bobby Ray Wilkins, 67, passed away Thursday, July 25, 2019. He was born May 21, 1952 in Cumberland County to the late Earl W. Wilkins and Mildred V. Retter. Bobby honorably served his country in the US Army. He made a career as a testing technician with Froehling & Robertson Engineering Firm.
A memorial gathering will be held Sunday, August 11, 2019 from 2:00 to 5:00 pm at L. Harold Poole Funeral Service & Crematory, 944 Old Knight Road, Knightdale, with Military Honors at 2:30 pm.
Surviving: wife, Shirley Ann Medlin; daughters: Roxanne C. Medlin-Wilkins of Greenville, Madison E. Medlin-Wilkins of Williamston; sisters: Norma W. Walden (Bud) of AL and Beth W. Trout (Robbie) of SC.
In addition to his parents, Bobby was preceded in death by sister, Georgia McGuire.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Samaritan’s Purse.org-Operation Heal Our Patriots, P.O. Box 3000, Boone, NC 28607, USO.org, P.O. Box 96860, Washington, DC 20077-7677 or Wounded Warrior Project.org, 4899 Belfort Road, Suite 300, Jacksonville, FL 32256.