Mike Wilbourn

July 5, 1948 - July 1, 2019
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Vance Brooks Funeral Home - PC
3738 Hwy 431 North / 280 West
Phenix City, AL 36867
Saturday 7/6, 2:00 pm

Mike Wilbourn, 70, of Phenix City, AL passed away Monday, July 1, 2019 at St. Francis Hospital in Columbus, GA. A celebration of life memorial service will be held 2:00 pm EST Saturday, July 6, 2019 at Vance Brooks Funeral Home in Phenix City with Rev. Rock Edmunds officiating.  Mr. Wilbourn was born July 5,Continue Reading

Angelia Rogers left a message on July 5, 2019:
Thoughts love and prayers to the Wilbourne family. May God wrap you in His comfort. Mike was an amazing man who will be missed by all that knew him.
Beth Schlitzkus McKnight left a message on July 4, 2019:
I am so sorry to hear of Mike's passing and send my heartfelt condolences to the family.В  Mike was a dear soul who brightened everyone's life, and he will not be forgotten.В  I knew him at Baker High School and am sure that his kind, caring ways stayed with him throughout his life.В  Rest in peace, Mike.
Derrell Winowich left a message on July 4, 2019:
As a neighbor,В  Mike was always very friendly to our family and I had a lot of respect for him. While we all feel the loss at times like this, he is now at peace with no more worries. Rest in peace Mike, your time here touched a lot of people and made an impression on them that will follow them all their lives. Our deepest sympathies to the family,, I know his kindness and generosity will be truly missed. A good man is all I knew.
Sarah Crapps left a message on July 3, 2019:
My thoughts and prayers to you and your family. No one knows the strength needed, unless they've been there. My deepest sympathy to you.
Raymond Campbell left a message on July 3, 2019:

I am truly sorry that Mike has passed away. В  I taught him at Baker High School in the 60s. В  He was a fine person and student and we developed a close friendship. В  He helped me so many times doing plays at BHS and at the Springer Theatre working back stage and helping me gather props and scenery. В  В I'm sorry to see that Gary has passed as well. В I wish I had kept better contact with them both, but I have many pleasant memories to remember them by, especially Mike.
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L.A. left a message on July 3, 2019:
So sorry for the loss of your dear loved one,when someone you love becomes a memory the memory becomes a treasure in your heart's and it lives forever,May the wonderful treasures fill the family with much love and bring all peace.(John.5:28-29)says all those in the memorial tomb will hear my voice and come out.
Janie Smith Richardson left a message on July 3, 2019:
Sending love and prayers for your strength and peace.В  You were a dynamic couple.В  Rest well Brother.
Chelzie Colson left a message on July 3, 2019:
My heart is broken for you, Debbie. You have been through so much and I admire the strength that you have shown. Mike was one of the kindest, sweetest, people I have ever known. His smile always just radiated his love for you and lit up the room that he walked into. I am so glad that I was blessed to have him as a friend and I know we will see him again! My thoughts and prayers are with you always!В 
VScott left a message on July 3, 2019:
I want to offer my condolences to the Family and friends. Hebrews 4:15 says, “ For we do not have a high priest who cannot sympathize with our weaknesses, but we have one who has been tested in all respects as we have, but without sin.” Yes, Jesus endured sufferings when on earth, including the pain of losing a love one (John 11: 33, 35, 38). It has been promised from our God of comfort that sickness, pain, and death will be removed ((Isaiah 33:24; 1 Corinthians 15:26; Revelation 21:4,5). An additional promise given is that all our loved ones in the memorial tombs will awaken from asleep in death to enjoy life as our loving Creator purposed (Isaiah 26:19; Psalms 145:16). Allow these words to keep comforting all of you.
Del & Judy Myers left a message on July 2, 2019:
Yesterday, July 1, 2019, another fellow friend, co-worker, and member of our old fishing club from our earlier days with The Gas Light Company of Columbus has joined those who have gone Home before us to the care of God.

Six of us started the fishing club and later others were added. Four (4) of the fist timers are waiting on the boat for the others to show up and see how many fish they can catch, how much they can eat and yes, drink. (I always had a 2 bottle limit and was designated the driver. I was always the person who separated the fish into individual piles. I was trusted to be fair or I was the only one willing to pick up dead fish. Someone had to be that person.) Those fishing trips were always looked forward to. We had a banker, Charles Kennedy, who collected money every payday so we would be ready to go.

We are all looking forward to making that final trip to meet The Great Fisherman of men so we are storing up blessings for that day.

Our prayers are with you Debbie and the family as you celebrate Mike's Homecoming and grieve at his death. May God give you peace and comfort at this difficult time.

DelВ  & Judy MyersВ
Renee and David Vollentine left a message on July 2, 2019:
Debbie and Family,
We are so sorry to hear of the passing of Mike. Our hearts go out to you and your family. May God give you the strength to get through your loss as your friends and family give you comfort!
May Mike Rest In Peace!
Renee and David Vollentine

Vance Brooks left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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