Roger Clay Wilkinson, 70, died Monday, January 1, 2018 at St. Louis University Hospital. He was born August 11, 1947 at Fredericktown the son of Homer Clay and Lois Arey "Pauline" (Hale) Wilkinson.
Roger was preceded in death by his parents, and brother Bartley Clay Wilkinson.
Roger is survived by his wife Willie Plymell Wilkinson; daughters Kari Anne Murphy of Bonne Terre, Marlo Rhey Wilkinson Bathani of St. Louis, Rosalyn Eve Kozal of St. Louis, Emily Lauren Wilkinson of Fairway, Kansas, Kimberly Dawn Oxendale of Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri and Jennifer Jill Goodman of Wildwood, Missouri; sisters Linda Mae Campbell of St. Louis and Tracey Lynn Pruett of Fredericktown; ten grandchildren Garett Clay Cook of Perryville, Jared Allen Cook of Stanford, Ill., Tyler Randall Murphy of Bonne Terre, Landon Nole Murphy of Bonne Terre, Romy Claire Murphy of Bonne Terre, John Dalton Oxendale of Wildwood, Mo., Matthew Reed Oxendale of Lake of the Ozarks, Mo., David Scott Oxendale of Lake of the Ozarks, Mo. Jacob Matthew Goodman of Wildwood, Mo., and Jocelyn Charlotte Goodman of Wildwood, Mo.; great-grandchildren Lucas Gabriel Clay Cook of Perryville, and Grace Caroline Cook of Stanford, Ill.
Roger was of the Lutheran Faith, he enjoyed golf, fishing, Fox News, grilling, politics and reading.
Funeral services were January 6 at Follis & Sons Funeral Home.