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Lequita Tyler Wilkins

Conway, AR, 1943 - 2019

Lequita Tyler Wilkins, 75, of Conway passed away Wednesday, April 24, 2019. She was born May 4, 1943 in Corning, Arkansas to Palmer and Lola Kimble Tyler. She graduated from Corning High School and worked for AP&L and Baptist Memorial Hospital, before she and her husband purchased the Sears Store in Conway, where she worked until her retirement. After her retirement she devoted most of her time to her grandson, Slater.
She is survived by her husband of 56 years, Jerry Wilkins, (married August 30, 1963); son, Marc Wilkins and his wife Stacie; grandson, Slater Wilkins; two bonus granddaughters, Brittanie and Paige Ashcraft; sister, Lolita Wright and an extended family. She was preceded in death by her parents and eight of her siblings.
A visitation will be at 1 p.m., Saturday, April 27, 2019 followed by a funeral service at 2 p.m., at Smith – North Little Rock Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in Mt. Chapel Cemetery. Online guest register at

Published April 25, 2019

North Little Rock Funeral Home
1921 Main St, North Little Rock, AR
Phone: 501-758-1170