Marilyn Joan Foxworthy Wilkinson, 86, of Glasgow, Kentucky, died Sunday, June 16, 2019, at her residence. 

Born in Hillsboro, Indiana, she was the daughter of the late Herman and Hazel McCormick Foxworthy. She was co-owner and founder with her husband of the Wilderness Studio in Glasgow; owner of Marilyn’s Ceramics where she also taught ceramics; and a volunteer at BRAWA. She enjoyed many other hobbies including painting, quilting and sewing. She was a lover of all kinds of animals; but especially her dogs.

Survivors include six children, Jena Pace of Glasgow, Lester Wilkinson and wife, Denise, of Port Orange, Florida, and Steven Wilkinson, Lee Ann Birge and husband Rodney, Gayle Wilkinson and William Wilkinson II, all of Glasgow; nine grandchildren, Melissa White, Julie Thomas, Ashley Pace Livingston (Chad), Jeremy Wilkinson (Emily), Lesley Walker, Matthew Wilkinson (Amy), Coty Wilkinson, Haley Wilkinson Bowles (Ty) and Cheyanne Dyer (Matt); 13 great-grandchildren, Morgan VanDuyn (Kevin), Joshua Simmons, Katie Jo Simmons, Lucy Wilkinson, J.R. Floyd, Will Floyd, Tanner Livingston, Zoe Wilkinson, Aliyah Wilkinson, Nolan Dyer, Grayson Dyer, Hudson Bowles and Parker Bowles; three great-great-grandchildren, Alexis Tate-Lewis Waldridge, Anthony Wade VanDuyn and Peyton Leigh VanDuyn; a special cousin, Sarah Clark; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband William Tate Wilkinson; son-in-law Richard Pace; two great-grandsons, Samuel Tate White and Tyler Lewis White; and three brothers, Cliff, Jim and Fred Foxworthy.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with cremation to follow. Visitation will be after 10 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home. 

Alternate expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to BRAWA or Hosparus.

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