David Earl Wheless, 72, of Franklinton, died Monday morning at his home.
Wheless was a son of the late Woodroe and Hazel Wheless. He was predeceased by his brother, Robert Wheless.
A funeral service was held Thursday, Aug. 8, in the chapel of Strickland Funeral Home with the Rev. Gary McNair officiating. Burial will followed in Flat Rock Baptist Church Cemetery.
Wheless is survived by his daughter, Barbara Ann Paschall of Zebulon; sisters, Edith Nelson of Plant City, Fla., Betty Wheless of Franklinton, Shirley Scott and her husband, Ron of Laurel, Del., and Dorthey Church of Galax, Va.; brothers, Joe Wheless and his wife, Susan of Louisburg and J.B. Wheless of Franklinton.
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