Sema Wilkes



Age: 95


Summary: owner and namesake of the renowned restaurant Mrs. Wilkes' Dining Room opened in a restored boardinghouse in historic Savannah, Georgia in 1943 known for her fried chicken, corn bread and turnip greens.



Cause of Death: Brief illness


Born: June 23, 1907


Died: October 31, 2002


Location: Savannah, Georgia