Larry Otis Wilkins, 68, of Richmond, Virginia departed this life on July 22, 2022, at Bon Secours Hospice House with his wife and family by his side. He was born May 25, 1954, to Dorothy Atkins.
Larry grew up in Central Gardens and graduated from Highland Springs High School. After 20 years, he retired from Richmond City’s Sheriff Office and later worked security at 5100 Monument Condominiums until 2016.
He was preceded in death by his parents Thomas and Dorothy Atkins and brother Jasper Lee.
Survived by his loving and devoted wife Gloria J. Wilkins; 4 children Cedric Bogans, Terence Woody (MoNika), Larissa Wilkins, and Lori Gaines (Anthony); 7 grandchildren he lovingly called “fatheads,” Azariya Nyjae, Winter Rose, Javion Leondre, KaMeah Lyneh’, Kali Lei, Summer Reign, and Autumn Sky; his brothers Michael Atkins, Reginald Atkins; his sisters Annette Day, Jacqueline Atkins-Wrenn (Sheridan), and Constance Atkins; 3 sisters-in-law, Yvonne Smith, Arleen Clary (John), and Darleen Rhoads; 4 brothers-in-law, Benjamin, James (Priscilla), William, and Douglas Rhoads; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and a spiritual family of Brothers/Sisters.
A memorial service will be held at 2 pm on July 30, 2022, at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses 5101 Snead Road Richmond, VA 23224.