Kevin Glenn Wilkerson, 30, of San Antonio, TX passed away on June 21, 2021.
Services will be at 10:00 A.M., Saturday, June 26, 2021, in the Boxwell Brothers Ivy Chapel with Herman J. Moore officiating. Burial will be at Llano Cemetery. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd., Amarillo, TX.
Kevin was born in Lubbock, TX on April 3, 1991, to Paula and Robert Glenn Wilkerson. Kevin grew up in Amarillo and spent his summers waterskiing, tubing, and wakeboarding at Lake Greenbelt with his grandparents, uncles, aunts, and cousins. In 2009, Kevin graduated from Tascosa High School and went on to obtain his associate degree at Blinn College and pursued a degree in Architecture at Texas A&M University. For the past 7 years, he lived and worked in San Antonio, TX.
Kevin was intelligent, humorous, quick-witted, and well-spoken. He loved to engage in philosophical discussions and was an avid writer. At the age of 13, he developed a love for skateboarding that was a driving passion in his life. Over time, he became one of the most distinguished and well-known skateboarders in the state of Texas in the eyes of many residents. His skate journey led him to develop relationships with lifelong friends. He loved to help progress and influence the younger skateboarders. He was integral in the early conceptual design process for the Bryan, TX skate park. He also enjoyed cooking meals, watching Jeopardy with his siblings, babysitting his nieces, and traveling around Texas and the United States with his family.
He was preceded in death by his father, Robert Glenn Wilkerson; siblings, Kamica and Damon Wilkerson; and his grandparents, Johnny and Linda Bacon, and Ida Mae Wilkerson.
He is survived by his mother, Paula Gail Wilkerson; his siblings, Justin and his wife Natasha, Dillon, Vanessa, Robert Jr., Lanaria, and Majhai; as well as his two nieces, Madelyn Abigail and Remi Mae.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be made to Kevin’s Memorial & Future Texas Skate Plaza at https://gofund.me/87add8af.