Chester William Wilkins of Tulsa died Thursday, Nov. 15, 2007. He was 80.

Mr. Wilkins was born July 22, 1927, in Bluejacket to Curl Esmond and Sarah (Carden) Wilkins. He graduated from Bluejacket High School.

He was a veteran of the Navy.

He owned A-1 Tent Rental and Sales Inc., of Tulsa. He was a member of Carbondale Assembly of God Church.

He married Dortha Barnes of Tulsa. She preceded him in death.

He was also preceded in death by his parents and three brothers, Carden Wilkins, Lovell Wilkins and Lester Wilkins.

Survivors include two daughters, Renee Cowen and Stephanie David; one son, Kevin Wilkins; one sister, Lucy Harris of Bluejacket; three brothers, Clifton Wilkins of Miami, John Wilkins of Tulsa and Elmer Wilkins of Grove, and 6 grandchildren.

Services were Monday at the Carbondale Assembly of God Church. Burial was in Floral Haven Memorial Gardens.