The Newnan Times-Herald


Kelvin Wilder

  • By Winston Skinner
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  • Oct. 18, 2017 - 1:17 PM

Kelvin Glen Wilder, 52, of Hapeville died Thursday, October 12, 2017 at his home.

Born in Riverdale, October 12, 1965. He was a son of the late James Hunt and Mary Ellen Ross Wilder. Mr. Wilder obtained a Master’s Degree in Education from Clayton State University and formerly served as a teacher for many years before his health declined.

Surviving in addition to his daughter, Ashley Wilder and her fiancée, Matthew Mulkey of Newnan, are a grandson, Haiden Mulkey; sisters, Carol Wiley and Tressie Colehour and husband Chuck; brothers, Jeff Wilder and wife Allison, James Wilder and Rick Wilder and wife Donna; and several nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be conducted Sunday, October 22, 2017 at 2 p.m. from the McKoon Funeral Home Chapel, 38 Jackson Street.

For online condolences please visit

McKoon Funeral Home (770) 253-4580.