Beatrice Wilkes Welborn, 88, of Wake Forest, passed away, Wednesday afternoon, May 15, 2013 at Hillside Nursing Center. She was born in Franklin County, the daughter of the late Cary Wilkes and Lillian Jackson Wilkes.
Memorial services were held Sunday afternoon, May 19, in the Chapel of Bright Funeral Home with the Rev. Ron Brisson officiating
She is survived by her children, Jerry Ellington and wife, Elsie, of Louisburg, Calvin Perry of Cary and Creston Perry of Wake Forest; grandchildren, Phillip Ellington and wife, Crystal, of Robbinsville and Jeff Ellington and wife, Jennifer, of Robbinsville; great-grandchildren, Hannah, Lindsey, Autumn, Matty and Desmond; sister, Erlene Yeager of Knightdale; several nieces, nephews and extended family.
Memorial contributions can be made to a charity of ones choice.