Jimmy Kirk Wilkinson, 63, of Van Buren died Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018, in his home. He was born Feb. 3, 1955, in Mulberry. He was an ordained minister, Army veteran and owned a paint and body shop in Crawford County.

Memorial celebration will be at a later date. Cremation is under the direction of Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home in Van Buren.

He is survived by his wife, Delora; five sons, James Wilkinson of Minneapolis, Woodson and Gerard, both of Van Buren, and Joe and Richard, both of Hutchinson, Kan.; a stepson, Shawn of Michigan; his mother, Pearl Wilkinson of Van Buren; a sister, Julie Doyle of Van Buren; and four grandchildren.