Meet Our Staff

Founded in 1909 by William Henry Wilkerson, Wilkerson Funeral Home remains the oldest family owned and operated funeral home in Rockingham County. We are proud to introduce you to our dedicated staff.

Robert L. "Bobby" Wilkerson

After attending the University of North Carolina and serving two years in the US Army Military Police, he then attended the Cincinnati School of Embalming where he graduated with honors and was voted by his peers as best all around funeral professional. Bobby spent his entire working career serving Reidsville and Rockingham County at Wilkerson Funeral Home. Enjoying retirement, he and his wife, Flo enjoy spending time together at home and at Lake Junaluska.

Drew Wilkerson McGee

Drew McGee

Drew is a native of Reidsville and is the fourth generation Wilkerson in the family business. She graduated from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro with a BS degree in Business and Community Services in 1988 and later graduated from Fayetteville Technical Community College with a degree in Funeral Service. She currently works as the office manager and as an embalmer.

Drew is married to Don McGee, who is the general mananger of Wilkerson's, Family Pet Cremation Center in Greensboro. She is a sustaining member of the Reidsville Junior Service League and the Hoe and Hope Garden Club.

Ted W. Hopkins, CFSP

Ted Hopkins

Ted joined the Wilkerson's in June of 1990. He is native of Rockingham County and graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1982. He finished with a double major in Public Relations and Psychology. He later received his funeral directing license in 1992 and is currently the business manager of the firm.

Ted lives in Reidsville and is married to April Wilkerson Hopkins. They have 3 daughters, Louisa Brown and husband, Zach, Amelia and Bess Hopkins. He is a member of the Reidsville Rotary Club, a member of the Hospice of Rockingham County Board of Directors and is on the county wide Board of Directors for Home Savings Bank. Ted recently had his first book published, Life Stories ~ Healing and Hope in the Wake of Loss. He is a member of Reidsville Christian Church.

G. Maury Slaughter

Maury Slaughter

Maury is a native of Danville, VA where he attended Danville Community College. Prior to funeral service, Maury served as a store manager for Revco Pharmacy and changed careers in the early 90's. He served his funeral service apprenticeship in 1993 with Hanes-Lineberry Funeral Home and graduated in 1994 from Gupton-Jones College of Mortuary Science in Atlanta, GA where he received the Scholastic Achievement Award. He is a member of Pi Sigma Eta National Moricians Fraternity.  Maury is currently a senior member of the staff for Wilkerson serving both as a funeral director and embalmer. He lives in Reidsville and is married to Linda Isom Slaughter. He has two children, Randy Poteat and wife, Amy and Jason Poteat and wife, Lori and five grandchildren, Elleana, Ethan, Owen, Jason, II and Madison. He is a faithful member of Covington Wesleyan Church where he sings in the choir.

Cheryl Williams Tudor

Cheryl Tudor

Cheryl is a native and lifelong resident of Reidsville and is a 1977 graduate of Rockingham Community College with a degree in Cosmetology. She served clients in that field for over 24 years, owning her own business for 18 of those years. Feeling led to funeral service, she began her schooling in 1999 and joined Wilkerson Funeral Home in 2000. She graduated from Fayetteville Technical Community College in May 2002 obtaining her funeral director’s license. She later received her embalming license in July 2004.

Cheryl is married to Glenn Tudor and attends East Side Baptist Church where she is often a featured soloist.

Tim Goodman

Tim Goodman

Tim's family moved to Reidsville in 1974. He attended Reidsville High School and has served our community as a fireman both with Yanceyville Road Volunteer Fire Department and the Reidsville Fire Department. He was formerly employed with Winn Dixie Grocery, Lowe's Home Improvement and is the owner / operator of his lawn care business since 1976. He joined Wilkerson in 2006 and serves as a certified crematory operator.

He is married to Lisa and has two children, Kristen and Bradley. He is a faithful member of Main Street United Methodist Church.

Chuck Caldwell

Chuck Caldwell

Chuck is a native of Atlanta, Georgia and grew up on his family farm in Southwest Georgia. He is a 1987 graduate of Gupton-Jones College, Atlanta. He is a member of Pi Sigma Eta National Morticians Fraternity.  He holds a Funeral Director and Embalmer license in Georgia and a Funeral Service license and Preneed license in North Carolina. He has over twenty-five years experience in the funeral service industry.

Chuck is married to the former Rhonda Fallin, who is a pharmacist and they have three children, Lane, Rachel and Ben. He is a communicant of Episcopal Church of the Messiah. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family, gardening and collecting antiques. The Caldwell’s make their home in Madison.

C. Allen Myers, III

Allen Myers, III

Allen is a native of Reidsville and graduated in 1975from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and in 1979 from Dallas Theological Seminary in Dallas, TX.  He pastored churches in New York and in nearby Guilford County at Apple's Chapel Christian Church in Gibsonville, NC for 32 years.  Currently, he is studying at Fayetteville Technical Community College to obtain his funeral director's license. 

He has been married to Janice R. Myers since1975 and raised two children, Daniel and Emily, who are both married with children living currently in California and Missouri.  Allen enjoys hunting and fishing and anything outdoors.

John Seright, III

John is a native of Indiana and grew up in South Texas. He is a 2000 graduate of Angelo State University in San Angelo, Texas, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology. He received an Associate’s Degree in Mortuary Science from Amarillo College in 2004. He moved his family to Reidsville to join Wilkerson Funeral Home in 2013. He holds a Funeral Service license and Preneedlicense in North Carolina, and is a Certified Crematory Operator. He has over eleven years of experience in the funeral service industry.

John is married to Brandy Seright and they have two children, Shaylee and Sean.He attends Reidsville Christian Church. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family, riding bicycles and playing golf.

Judy Allen

Barbara Wilkerson Barham

Ken Whicker

Sonny Harrelson

Lavisa Walker

Neal Miller

Mike Somers

Carolyn Lasley

David Hundley

Joey Howell

Ray Styer

Melissa Dickson