2018-04-21 / Obituaries

Fred D. Whitted

Fred D. Whitted, 83, a resident of 817 Franklin Street, died Tuesday, April 17 at Duke Medical Center.  He was the son of the late Louise Whitted and Walter Jones.

He was the founder of Hester-Whitted-Day Funeral Home and a member of First Baptist Church. He was a veteran of the United States Army. 

He is survived by a son, Fred D. Whitted, Jr.; two daughters, Fredrika “Ricky” Whitted of Smyrna, Georgia and Reubena “Beanie” Whitted of the home; two sisters, Janice Bright (Clyde) and Nancy Brown of Baltimore, Maryland; and a brother, Steve Jones (Mary). 

Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, April 21 at 1:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 414 Main Circle by the Rev. Kenneth Stokes. Burial will be in the Smith family cemetery in Chatham, Virginia. A viewing is scheduled for Friday, April 20 from 1:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Hester-Whitted-Day Funeral Home and two hour prior to services at the church.

Wright Funeral Home (919)693-8870 is assisting the Whitted family.

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