KINGSPORT - Genese Dykes Wilkerson of the Lone Star Community passed away on Tuesday, September 8, 2015 at her home after a courageous battle with cancer. The family will receive friends on Friday from 4-6:00 p.m. at Hamlet-Dobson Funeral Home, Fall Branch. The funeral service will follow at 6:00 pm with Rev. Chip McLain officiating. The graveside service will be conducted on Saturday at 10:00 a.m. at East Lawn Memorial Park. Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Homes, Fall Branch is serving the family Genese Dykes Wilkerson.