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Staff members of Wilkerson Funeral Home & Crematory are caring and experienced professionals who understand that each family is unique and has personal requests and traditions. These requests and traditions are of utmost importance to our staff of licensed funeral directors.

 

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Dean S. Wilkerson Licensed Funeral Staff
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Robert B. Wilkerson Licensed Funeral Staff
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Don M. Wilkerson, Jr. Licensed Funeral Staff
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Matthew B. Wilkerson Licensed Funeral Staff
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C.S. Hanchey Licensed Funeral Staff
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Greg D. Parker Licensed Funeral Staff
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Reggie J. Winslow Licensed Funeral Staff
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Chris T. Tripp Licensed Funeral Staff
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Douglas L. Coward Licensed Funeral Staff
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Mike G. Letchworth Licensed Funeral Staff
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Alex Maness Licensed Funeral Staff
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Stacey Frable Licensed Funeral Staff
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Andrew Teresak, II Licensed Funeral Staff
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Lewis H. Cahoon Licensed Advance Planning Director
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Ashley Sumerlin Funeral Service Apprentice
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Aaron Pendley Funeral Service Apprentice
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Sherry R. Lilley Administrative Staff
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Deann Taylor Administrative Staff
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Bonnie Lancaster Cemetery Office Manager
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Susan L. Ball Administrative Staff
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Peggy Evans Administrative Staff
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Dan Bishop Funeral Assistant
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Jackie Haddock Funeral Assistant
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Wilmer Warren Funeral Assistant
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David Nobles Funeral Assistant
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Mark Lamm Funeral Assistant
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Evan Phelps Funeral Assistant
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Robert F. "Bobby" Sumerlin Funeral Assistant
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Adrienne Sharp Funeral Service Apprentice
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Rickey Abbott Cemetery Services - Sales Manager
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Tammy Campbell Cemetery Salesperson
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Tim Jones Pinewood Grounds Superintendent
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Danny Waters Cemetery Services
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Raymond "Eddie" Singleton Cemetery Services
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Jose Cisneros Cemetery Services
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Alex Wynne Cemetery Services

Dean S. Wilkerson

Licensed Funeral Staff
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Robert B. Wilkerson

Licensed Funeral Staff
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Robert is a third generation funeral director and embalmer.  He is a 1976 graduate of J.H. Rose High School, earned his BS in Business Administration from East Carolina University in 1980, and completed his AS degree in Fuenral Service at Fayettevile Technical Community College in 1981.  He is married to the former Cathy Stokes of Greenville, who served as a mathematics teacher for Pitt County Schools and as a math instructor at East Carolina University until her retirement.  Robert and Cathy have one son, Matt, who is also employed at the funeral home, and a grandson, Ben.  They are active members of Black Jack Free Will Baptist Church.

Don M. Wilkerson, Jr.

Licensed Funeral Staff
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Matthew B. Wilkerson

Licensed Funeral Staff
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Matt Wilkerson is a fourth generation funeral director.  He graduated from D.H. Conley High School in 2004, earned a B.S. in Economics from Duke University in 2008 and completed his funeral education at Fayetteville Technical Community College in 2010.  He and his wife, Ashley, a nurse at Vidant Medical Center, have three sons, Ben, Lucas, and Ethan.

C.S. Hanchey

Licensed Funeral Staff
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Greg D. Parker

Licensed Funeral Staff
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Reggie J. Winslow

Licensed Funeral Staff
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Chris T. Tripp

Licensed Funeral Staff
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Douglas L. Coward

Licensed Funeral Staff
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Doug is a licensed funeral director and embalmer.  He is a graduate of Ayden Grifton High School.  He studied Construction Management and Industrial Technology at East Carolina University and recieved his Associates Degree in Mortuary Science from Fayeteville Technical Community College.  He and his wife, Lynn Sutton Coward, have two daughters, Meagan C. Luton and Haley Coward, and a granddaughter, Bailey Luton.  Doug has worked for for Wilkerson Funeral Home since 2001 and beyond the normal aspects of his job, he has  taken a special interest in restorative art and cosmetics.

Mike G. Letchworth

Licensed Funeral Staff
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Alex Maness

Licensed Funeral Staff
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Stacey Frable

Licensed Funeral Staff
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Stacey is originally from Pennsylvania and relocated to eastern NC in 2003 from Tucson, AZ. She attended Keystone College in La Plume, PA where she majored in Biology. Stacey is a 1997 graduate of Northampton Community College, where she earned an Associates in Applied Science degree in Funeral Service Education. She is a licensed funeral director and embalmer with over 17 years experience. Before entering the funeral industry, Stacey enjoyed working in the medical field as an EMT and CPR Instructor. Stacey attends Faith Assembly of God Church in Winterville and resides in Grifton with her husband Ken, where they are raising their three children. When she is not serving the families of eastern North Carolina, she enjoys riding her motorcycle and relaxing by the pool with her kids.

Andrew Teresak, II

Licensed Funeral Staff
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Drew was born and raised in NJ.  He started his funeral career in 1976 after high school.  After leaving for 15 years to work in the Building Trades, he returned to Funeral Service full-time and earned his degree in 1997 from Mercer County Community College.  Drew worked in NJ and ran his own trade service until he relocated to NC in 2008.  Upon entering NC, he worked in High Point for 8 years.  In 2017, Drew and his wife, Debora, of 35 years, decided to relocate to Pitt County to be closer to family. They have identical twin boys, a daughter and six beautiful grandchildren. Drew and Debora attend Ignite Church in Greenville and in his spare time he enjoys hunting.

Lewis H. Cahoon

Licensed Advance Planning Director
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Ashley Sumerlin

Funeral Service Apprentice
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Ashley Sumerin is a native of the Clayroot community of Pitt County and a 1991 graduate of D.H. Conley High School.  He is currently working towards completing his funeral service education at Fayetteville Technical Community College.  Ashley has 2 daughters, Madison and Kenly, and is married to Jaime Sumerlin.  He has been employed with Wilkerson Funeral Home since 2007 and looks forward to many more years here.

Aaron Pendley

Funeral Service Apprentice
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Sherry R. Lilley

Administrative Staff
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Deann Taylor

Administrative Staff
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Bonnie Lancaster

Cemetery Office Manager
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Susan L. Ball

Administrative Staff
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Peggy Evans

Administrative Staff
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Dan Bishop

Funeral Assistant
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Jackie Haddock

Funeral Assistant
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Wilmer Warren

Funeral Assistant
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David Nobles

Funeral Assistant
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Mark Lamm

Funeral Assistant
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Evan Phelps

Funeral Assistant
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Robert F. "Bobby" Sumerlin

Funeral Assistant
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Adrienne Sharp

Funeral Service Apprentice
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Rickey Abbott

Cemetery Services - Sales Manager
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Tammy Campbell

Cemetery Salesperson
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Tim Jones

Pinewood Grounds Superintendent
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Danny Waters

Cemetery Services
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Raymond "Eddie" Singleton

Cemetery Services
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Jose Cisneros

Cemetery Services
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Alex Wynne

Cemetery Services
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