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Joseph Ridley Wilkinson
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Birth: Sep. 24, 1917
Palatka
Putnam County
Florida, USA
Death: Jul. 21, 2001
Charleston
Charleston County
South Carolina, USA

Veteran
US Army


The Post and Courier
July 23, 2001

Joseph Wilkinson

WILKINSON, Joseph - Entered into eternal rest on the morning of Saturday, July 21, 2001, Joseph Ridley Wilkinson, Ph.D., widower of Connie Wallis Wilkinson. Residence, Charleston, S.C. The relatives and friends of Joseph Ridley Wilkinson are invited to attend his funeral services in J. Henry Stuhr Inc., Downtown Chapel, on Tuesday, July 24, 2001, at 10 o'clock. Interment, Carolina Memorial Gardens. Friends and family may call at Stuhr's Downtown Chapel this Monday between 5 and 7 o'clock. Mr. Wilkinson was born in Palatka, Fla., on September 24, 1917, the son of Robert Ridley and Lucille Kennerly Ridley. He was a retired Professor of Chemistry from the Citadel, a member of Grace Episcopal Church, and a veteran of the United States Army. Mr. Wilkinson received a B.S. Degree in Chemistry from the Citadel, M.S. Degree in Chemistry from the University of Georgia, and a Ph.D. in Chemistry from Florida State University. He was also a member of the American Legion Post #10, the International Oceanographic Association, Friends of the Library, Charleston Historical Society and various other educational societies.

He is survived by two daughters, Mary Leila Wilkinson Acworth of Georgia and Sally Ann Wilkinson of Charlotte, N.C.; one sister, Nancy W. Brown of E. Palatka, Fla.; and one brother, Michael Wilkinson of Oakridge, Tenn. Memorials may be made to the Citadel Development Foundation, 171 Moultrie St., Charleston, S.C. 29409. Arrangements by J. Henry Stuhr, Inc., Downtown Chapel.
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The Post and Courier
July 24, 2001

WILKINSON, Joseph
The relatives and friends of Joseph Ridley Wilkinson, Ph.D., widower of Connie Wallis Wilkinson, are invited to attend his funeral services Tuesday in J. Henry Stuhr, Inc., Downtown Chapel, at 10 o'clock. Interment, Carolina Memorial Gardens. Memorials may be made to the Citadel Development Foundation, 171 Moultrie St., Charleston, S.C. 29401. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary Connally Wallis Wilkinson (1917 - 1999)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Carolina Memorial Park
North Charleston
Charleston County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
Record added: Mar 04, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 106129993
Joseph Ridley Wilkinson
Added by: Don Ort
 
Joseph Ridley Wilkinson
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~~~~~~ Rest In Peace ~~~~~~ Husband of 4th Cousin, Once Removed (Locklin Family)
- Sarah Locklin Taylor
 Added: Mar. 4, 2013
 
 
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