Mr. Larry J. “Buttermilk” Wilkins, age 61, of Buford, GA, passed away on Tuesday, January 8, 2008 in an automobile accident. He was preceded in death by his mother, Addie Lou Wilkins. He is survived by his: Companion of 19 years: Debbie McDaniel, Buford, GA; First Cousins: Michael and Sue Wilkins, Buford, GA, Vicky and Kenneth Jenkins, Buford, GA, Brenda Reed, Buford, GA, David Wilkins, Hoschton, GA, Willie Joe Wilkiins, Jr., Hoschton, GA, Betty and Rev. L. C. Bennett, Cumming, GA; Several Cousins and Other Relatives; Extended Family: Fellow Members of Buford American Legion Post No. 127. Mr. Wilkins was born June 24, 1946 in Gwinnett County, GA. He was a 1965 graduate of North Gwinnett High School, Suwanee, GA. He was a U. S. Army veteran having received three purple-heart awards. He was a member of the Buford American Legion Post No. 127. He was retired from Eastman Kodak in Lawrenceville, GA after 30 years of service. He was a member of Water Aerobics at Bogan Park and Collins Hill Park. He was a past member of Rockwell Masonic Lodge, Winder, GA. He was an active member of Mt. Moriah Baptist Church, Hoschton, GA and an active member of Duncan Creek Congregational Church Bible Study on Wednesday evenings. He loved the mountains and his dog, “Precious”. Funeral services will be held on Saturday. January 12, 2008 at 11:00 a.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Sammy Everett and Rev. James Dee Dillin officiating. Interment and Graveside services will follow at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Gerald Hudlow officiating and with military honors. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday from 10:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.