BURLINGTON - Mr. Samuel Lee Wyrick, 59, of White Oak Manor, died Thursday, May 16, 2013 at UNC Hospitals in Chapel Hill.
A native of Alamance County, he was the son of Samuel Ervin Wyrick and Mexie Alma Phillips Wyrick, both deceased. He was a member of Glen Raven Baptist Church. Samuel was also a member of the Ralph Scott Group Home and participated in the Special Olympics
Survivors include his uncle, Hosea Wyrick and wife Nancy; uncle and guardian, the Rev. George M. "Jack" Phillips and wife Kathryn; and several cousins.
The funeral service will be conducted in the Rich & Thompson Chapel in Burlington on Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 3 p.m. by the Rev. Bobby Fann and the Rev. George M. "Jack" Phillips, with the family receiving friends from 2 to 3 p.m. prior to the chapel service. Burial will follow in Alamance Memorial Park.
Memorials may be made to Special Olympics, 2200 Gateway Centre Blvd., Ste. 201, Morrisville, NC 27560.
Condolences may be offered at www.richandthompson.com