Betty Salas Wilkerson, 88 of Denton, passed away on Thursday, January 3, 2013 at Denton Regional Medical Center. She was born June 4, 1924 in Las Vegas, New Mexico to Crescencio and Marianciana Martinez Salas. She was married to Linden Lee Wilkerson for fourty eight years until his death on December 6, 1994. She was a homemaker and a member of the Pentecostal Church.
Mrs. Wilkerson is the mother of Michael Wilkerson, deceased, and is survived by one daughter, Diana Burrola and husband of Marietta, Oklahoma, sons Tony Wilkerson and wife Carol of Atlanta, Georgia Ritchie Wilkerson and wife Susan of Forestburg, and Rodney Wilkerson of Mt. Pleasant, Texas, sister Dora Baca of Las Vegas, New Mexico and brother Benny Salas of Las Vegas, Nevada, eleven Grandchildren twenty-two Great Grandchildren and two Great Great Grandchildren.
A graveside funeral service and burial will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Monday, January 7, 2013 at the Old Shiloh Cemetery in Flower Mound, TX with Rev. Sam Redfearn, officiating.
On line condolences may be left at www.mulkeymasondenton.com.