Charles Buddy “Bud” Wilkie, 79, of Hendersonville went home to be with the Lord on Friday, March 18, 2016.
Born in Henderson County, he was the son of the late Joe and Nena Wilkie. He was also preceded in death by his sister, Dorothy Staton, and four brothers, JB, Norman, Buck and Billy Wilkie. Before retiring, Charles was employed by Fletcher Brick Company for 43 years.
Charles is survived by his three children, Brenda Estrada (Augustine), Robert Wilkie, and Terri Clark (Kip); two grandchildren, Marcus Wilkie (Shannon) and Leticia Wilkie; three great-grandchildren, Carson, Haleigh and Shelby; extended family to whom we owe many thanks, Polly, Carolyn, Kristen and Jade; three sisters, Ailene West (Ken), Betty Griffin (Larry) and Louise Cox (Bobby); and two brothers, Wendell Wilkie (Dorothy) and Gene Wilkie (Cathy).
A Celebration of Life service will be held at 11 am Friday, March 25, 2016 at Truth Missionary Baptist Church. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.
Memorial may be made to Four Seasons Compassion for Life or the American Heart Association at www.tmcfunding.org.
To offer online condolences, please visit www.shulerfuneralhome.com. Shuler Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.