April 24, 2008
Gary Stephen Whitaker, age 60 of Yadkinville, formerly of Carthage, died Thursday at Gordon Hospice House at Statesville.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P. M. Sunday at Crossroads Community Church
Conducted by Evangelist David Bibey. Burial will follow in Holly Grove Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery.
A native of Moore County he was a son of Lilly Bibey W. Nance of Yadkinville and the late Carl Raymond Whitaker and was also preceded in death by a son Gary Stephen Whitaker II.
He is survived by: one daughter Myranda Lynn Slick of Augusta, GA; mother Lilly Bibey Whitaker Nance and step-father Elder Gurney Nance of Yadkinville; one sister Charlotte "Patsy" W. Strickland of Yadkinville; two brothers Randy Carl Whitaker and Timothy Charles Whitaker both of Grovetown, GA; five grandchildren; three step-children Cindy, Heather and Tim all of Louisiana.
The family will receive friends 6:00 —8:00 P.M. Saturday at Fry and Prickett Funeral Home in Carthage, NC.
Condolences may be made at wwwfryandprickett.com