Funeral services were held Monday at March Life Tribute Center in Windsor Mill for Kimla C. Wilkins-Johnson, a lawyer and a former legislative aide to Rep. Elijah E. Cummings who died Aug. 28 of breast cancer at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson.
The Hunt Valley resident was 56.
The daughter of educators Robert H. Wilkins and Betty Jo Murray, Kimla Channie Wilkins was born in Baltimore and raised on Fernhill Avenue in West Arlington.
As a student at Walbrook High School, Ms. Wilkins-Johnson was a member of the National Honor Society and participated in sports teams as a manager and cheerleader. She also performed on stage and had a leading role in the school’s production...