Nellie Whisenhunt(1922 - 2013)



Waynesville - Nellie S. Whisenhunt passed away on Saturday, March 30, 2013 at Mission Hospital after a brief illness.

Nell was born on March 24, 1922 in Greensboro, North Carolina the daughter of Walter and Gertrude Black Shepard. She was a member of The Catholic Daughters and was true to her faith.

She is survived by her loving husband, Earl, who she was married to for 65 years; her sister-in-law, Louise Lane; and many nieces and nephews.

A private family service is planned. Interment will be held at Green Hill Cemetery in the Whisenhunt family plot.

Wells Funeral Home of Waynesville is assisting the family with services. An on-line memorial register is available at "Obituaries" at ""


Funeral Home

Wells Funeral Homes
296 West Main Street Waynesville, NC 28786
(828) 456-3535

Published in the Asheville Citizen-Times on Apr. 2, 2013