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Myrtle Harris Whitfield

October 1, 1920 March 6, 2019
Myrtle Harris Whitfield
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Obituary for Myrtle Harris Whitfield

Mrs. Myrtle Harris Whitfield, 98, passed away on Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at Ridgewood Manor Nursing Care.

A graveside service will be conducted on Saturday at 2:30 PM in Pinewood Memorial Park with Pastor Jim Reed officiating.

A native of Pitt County, Mrs. Whitfield was born to the late Oscar and Christchanna Garris Harris. She worked as an Administrative Assistant in the medical field for most of her working years. In her childhood years, she was a member of Asbury United Methodist Church in Washington.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Whitfield was preceded in death by her husband, Carl Edward Whitfield in 1997, daughter, Barbara Whitfield Stewart, son, Carl Edward Whitfield, Jr., 2 grandchildren, 4 brothers and 2 sisters.

She is survived by granddaughter, Wende Trew of Wendell; great-grandsons, Spencer, Thomas and David Stewart; Great-granddaughters, Carly and Brianna Trew and Madelyn Stewart; Great-great-granddaughter, April Whitfield; 2 Great-great-great granddaughters; Son-in-law, Ronald Stewart of Williamsburg, VA; Daughter-in-law, Gail Whitfield of Spring Hope; special niece and careprovider, Helen McRoy of Washington; and A host of loving nieces and nephews

The family will receive friends on Saturday from 1 to 2 PM, prior to the service, at Wilkerson Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions may be made to: Asbury United Methodist Church, 88 North Asbury Road, Washington, NC 27889.

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1:00 PM 3/9/2019 1:00:00 PM - 2:00 PM 3/9/2019 2:00:00 PM
Wilkerson Funeral Home & Crematory - Greenville

2100 East Fifth Street
Greenville, NC 27858

Wilkerson Funeral Home & Crematory - Greenville
2100 East Fifth Street Greenville 27858 NC
United States





2:30 PM 3/9/2019 2:30:00 PM
Pinewood Memorial Park

Highway 33 East
Greenville, NC 27858

Pinewood Memorial Park
Highway 33 East Greenville 27858 NC
United States

Memorial Contribution

Asbury United Methodist Church

88 North Asbury Road
Washington, NC 27889

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