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Rose Ann Wilkinson

February 27, 1943 - September 22, 2017

Burial Date: September 26, 2017

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Rose Ann (Mayfield) Wilkinson, age 74 passed away Friday, September 22 at Blount Memorial Hospital following a brief illness. Preceded in death by husband, Lee Wilkinson, parents Earl and Rita Owens Mayfield and brother, Danny Mayfield. Survivors include daughters and sons-in-law, Kelley (Mike) Headrick and Jo (Larry) Holsonback, sister, Agnes Friend, grand-children and spouses, Andrew(Abbie) Headrick, Evan (Amy) Headrick, Brianna Holsonback and Catharine Holsonback, and great-grandchildren, Owen and Olivia Headrick and Hannah Headrick. Rose Ann along with husband, Lee owned Wilkinson Studio where they specialized in wedding and portrait photography. Rose Ann served as President of the Tennessee Professional Photographers Association in 1980 and was recognized as a National Award recipient by the Association. More recently, she worked for Bowen Classic Arms for almost 20 years. She was a member of Peck’s Memorial United Methodist Church where she served as a long-time Sunday School teacher. Her loving, selfless, and spunky spirit was a lesson for living to all she knew. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Peck’s Memorial United Methodist Church, 2438 Wilkinson Pike, Maryville, TN 37803. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 P.M. Tuesday September 26, 2017 at Peck’s Memorial United Methodist Church with Rev. Gregg Long, and Rev. Jerry Page officiating with burial following in the Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the Church following the burial.