He was born December 13, 1942 to Bathel Wilkinson and Alberta Lucas in St. Joseph, Missouri.
He worked for Norton and Sons Trash Service in St. Joseph before moving to Denver. While living in Denver he worked as a crossing guard for Wyman Elementary School where he received a Meritorious Service Award.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Lucas; and his parents.
Survivors: two brothers, Charles Wilkinson, New Jersey, and Elree Martin, Cheyenne, Wyoming; son, Billy Lucas; grandson, Isaiah Lucas; granddaughter, Heaven Leigh Lucas, all of Denver, Colorado; and aunt, Maxine Wilkinson, St. Joseph.
Memorial Service: 11:00 A.M. Monday, Emmanuel SDA Church, St. Joseph, Missouri. Care provided by Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory.