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Robert Whitley

August 5, 1939 — March 26, 2019

Robert Henry Whitley, 79, of Bailey, died Tuesday, March 26, 2019.

Funeral, Friday, 11:00 AM, Bailey Cemetery.  The visitation will be at Wilson Memorial Service, Thursday, 6:30 - 8:00 PM.

Robert was preceded in death by his parents, Luther and Beulah Matthews Whitley and former wife, Carolyn Southerland Whitley.

He is survived by his daughter, Susan Joyner (Jeff) of Wilson; son, Alan Whitley of Bailey; grandsons, Matthew Joyner and Andrew Joyner both of Wilson; special friend, Betty Sutton of Wilson.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Arts Council of Wilson, 108 Nash St NE, Wilson, NC 27893, www.wilsonarts.com/give or the American Cancer Society, 930 B Wellness Dr, Greenville, NC 27834.

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Visitation

Thursday, March 28, 2019

6:30 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

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Friday, March 29, 2019

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

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