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 Gary Theron Wilkins

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Gary Theron Wilkins

  • Birth 5 Dec 1951
  • Death 13 Feb 1999
  • Burial Palatka, Putnam County, Florida, USA
  • Memorial ID 12543646

In Photo*****GARY THERON (L) and friend...SONNY SHROYER (R)...who played ENOS STRATE the DEPUTY SHERIFF in the TV Series "DUKES OF HAZZARDS" (1979-1985).

Gary worked for the Army Corp of Engineers in Palatka Florida, Putnum County, for 17 years as an airboat operator testing the waters, & keeping them safe for waterlife, natural wildlife & people of course.


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A Natural Born Singer and Entertainer, Gary was well know all over the State of Florida for his talent playing the Banjo & Guitar in the Blue Grass & Country Music industry and was friends with many Entertainers...including:

Ricky Raybon, Kenny Raybon (dad), MARTY and TIMMY Raybon, GRAMMY AWARD WINNERS, formerly with "SHENANDOAH"...


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Gary said when his time was up, he wanted his ashes to be scattered in the beautiful waters of the St. Johns River he so dearly loved...

He died suddenly at his mother's home from a brain hemorage...Mom did not know of his wishes to be creamated...

Gary left behind 3 sweet children, Laura Lee, Shelly Ann, Matthew Theron and several grandchildren.


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He dearly loved his family, and of course, nature and all animals...

Loved and missed by his family and so many, many friends and fans. God Bless You Gary...Love U Always, Your SuSu





  • Created by: Hugs Always~Susan
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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Gary Theron Wilkins (5 Dec 1951–13 Feb 1999), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12543646, citing Palatka Memorial Gardens, Palatka, Putnam County, Florida, USA ; Maintained by Hugs Always~Susan (contributor 46806202) .