PLACE OF DEATH: Veterans Nursing Home at James H. Quillen Veterans Hospital
DATE AND TIME OF FUNERAL: Saturday Feb. 8, 2014 at 7pm
PLACE OF FUNERAL: Jeffers Funeral Chapel at Afton
INTERMENT: Graveside Service Sunday Feb. 9, 2014 at 2pm at Liberty Free Will Baptist Cemetery
MINISTERS: Rev. Lynn Neas and Zack Neas
SURVIVORS: Wife of 64 years: Katie B. Wilhoit. 1 daughter: Temple Wilhoit and fiancé Linton Seaton. Sisters and brother-in-law Wanda Burns, Carole and Ray Ellenburg, Brothers and sister-in-law Haskell Wilhoit, Gene and Charlotte Wilhoit. Nieces: Brenda Fillers, Vona Brotherton, Kema Woolsey, Joni Parker, Lori Coggins, Gina Conaway, Jill Connard. Nephews: Victor Wilhoit, Brian Wilhoit, Marty Wilhoit, Robin Wilhoit. Sister-in-law: Sue Mathes.
PRECEEDED IN DEATH BY: Parents: John Lee and Flora Wilhoit. Sisters: Nebraska Wilhoit, Letha Wilhoit, Lyda Wilhoit, and Blonda Snapp. Brother: Hoover Wilhoit. Niece: Phyllis Broyles.
PALLBEARERS: Victor Wilhoit, Robin Wilhoit, Marty Wilhoit, Brian Wilhoit, Richard Mathes, Brett Mathes, Ronnie Lamb, Bobby Holt
HONORARY PALLBEARERS: Oscar Gillis, Jerry Laws, Virgil Tarleton, Rex and Ernestine Renfro, Mary Alice Irwin, Eugene Laws, Michael Brotherton, Richard Tarleton, Jeff Brobeck and Sue Burgess, Guy Lee Brown, Johnny Mack Brown, Ted Wilhoit, Henry Brown, Tommy Brown, Howard Shaw, Denver Shaw
REMARKS: The Greene County Honor Guard and Tennessee National Guard will conduct military graveside services. Special thank you to the nurses and staff of the Veterans Nursing home at James H. Quillen Veterans Administration especially Diane Edwards. He was a veteran of WWII serving in the European Theatre and Battle of the Bulge. He was a Purple Heart Recipient. He farmed all of his life which he dearly loved. The family will receive friends Saturday, Feb. 8, from 5-7pm at Jeffers Funeral Chapel at Afton.
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