James Wilkerson was born November, 16, 1968 in Chester County, Tennessee, the son of the late Ben Junior Wilkerson and Patricia Ann Ritter Young.
James was a van driver for Southwest Human Resource Agency. He was of the Baptist belief. James loved hunting, fishing, and playing with his grandchildren.
James departed this life on February 27, 2023 in Hardin County, Tennessee at the age of 54 years, 3 months, and 11 days.
He is survived by his mother, Patricia Young of Morris Chapel, Tennessee; daughter, Brittany Finley (Corey) of Sardis, Tennessee; sister, Sylvia Nash (Mark) of Morris Chapel, Tennessee and half sister Tammy Henson of Finger, Tennessee; grandchildren, Gage and Addilyn Finley; 1 niece, 1 great nieces, and 2 great nephews.
In addition to his father, James was preceded in death by his step father, William (Bill) Young; grandparents, James Silas, Gustava Ritter, and Ben and Dicie Wilkerson.