AUBREY L. MASON
Mr. Aubrey L. Mason was born December 23, 1943, in Petersburg, Va. He departed this life on September 7, 2017, after a lengthy illness at his residence. He was preceded in death by his son, David; mother, Evelyn Mason Turner; brother, John Henry Mason; and sister, Claudia Mason Tucker.
Aubrey received his education from Petersburg Public School graduating from Peabody High School. He attended Zion Baptist Church in his earlier years. Aubrey held different positions at various places of employment at Titmus Optical and Seward Luggage. He was also a skilled painter.
Aubrey loved spending time with his family and friends. He provided copious amounts of laughter and was frequently the family prankster. It was a common sight to see his green eyes light up when he was surrounded by children. Aubrey was well known in the Bunker Hill Community and was a friend to everyone.
Aubrey leaves to cherish his memory: a sister, Wyonella Campbell (Rochester) of Petersburg, Va.; brothers, William Mason (Ok Hui) of Hampton, Va., Milton Turner and Crist Turner, all of Petersburg, Va.; aunt, Lucille Burnham of Petersburg, Va.; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Service for Mr. Aubrey L. Mason will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, September 16, 2017, at the Chapel of J.M. Wilkerson Funeral Establishment, Inc., 102 South Avenue, Petersburg, Va., the Rev. Dr. Andrew J. White, Sr. eulogist. Interment to follow at Little Church Street Cemetery.
Family members and friends are invited to pay final tribute to Mr. Mason and watch the funeral services live online at www.jmwilkersonsince1874.com.
Funeral arrangements entrusted to the
staff of J.M. Wilkerson Funeral Establishment, Inc., 102 South Avenue, Petersburg, Va., (804) 732-8911, www.jmwilkersonsince1874.com.