VALE-Mrs. Louzell Willis Wehunt, 96, of 6827 Fairview School Road, passed away on Sunday, April 7, 2013, at Brian Health & Retirement Center, Lincolnton.
Mrs. Wehunt was born in Lincoln County on Nov. 30, 1916. She was the daughter of the late J. Clayton Willis and Ava Wehunt Willis.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Loy Wood Wehunt.
Survivors include two sons, Lanny Wehunt, and Ronald Wehunt and wife Elizabeth of Vale; three daughters, Dorothy Pearson of Cherryville, Shirley Hicks of Greensboro, and Rita Black and husband John H. Black Jr. of Vale; two grandchildren, Ava Roxanne Stritt and husband Kerry of Atlanta, Ga., and Angela Hicks and fiancé Mark Sarnecki of Greensboro; and two great-grandchildren, Tyler A. Stritt and Alexandra Stritt of Atlanta; and niece/cousin Barbara Wehunt Davis of Cherryville.
Visitation: The family will receive friends from 2 to 3 p.m. Tuesday at Stamey-Cherryville Funeral Home, 405 North Dixie Street, Cherryville. At other times, the family will be at the home of John and Rita Black, 6791 Fairview School Road, Vale.
Graveside Service: 3:30 p.m. Tuesday at Rose Hill Memorial Park, Fallston
Officiated By: Pastor Marcus Redding
Funeral Home: Stamey-Cherryville Funeral Home is serving the family of Mrs. Wehunt
Memorials: May be made to Hulls Grove Baptist Church in Vale, or Eagle's Landing Baptist Church & Christian Academy, 2400 Hwy. 42-N, McDonough, Ga. 30253
A guest register is available online at www.stameyfuneralhome.com