Fred ‘Freddie’ Wayne Starling, 74, of the Shiloh Church Community, died Thursday, April 7, 2022, in his home.
Funeral, Monday, 2:00 PM, Maplewood Cemetery, Veterans Section.
Surviving is his wife, Joan Lane Starling; step-daughters, Sharon Runtas (Jason) of Fremont, Kim Batchelor of Elm City and Wendy Taylor of Gloucester; step-son, David Edwards (Brandy) of Newport; twelve grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; sisters, Shirley Stallings (Kenneth) and JoAnn Harrell of Macclesfield, Becky Joyner (Ray) of Pinetops; brothers, Raymond Starling (Gail) of Wilson and Ernie Starling (Gwen) of Dunn.
Preceding him in death were his parents, Elbert and Fannie Dorsey Starling of Wilson County; brothers, Paul, Buddy and Billy Starling.
Memorials are suggested to Calvary Pentecostal Church, 2606 Downing St SW, Wilson, NC 27893-8606.
He had served in the Army in the Vietnam Conflict, and worked at Watson Electric Co. and NAPA Auto Parts.