WALSTONBURG — George “Chief” Franklin Whitley, 79, died Monday, Feb. 13, 2017. Funeral will be held 1 p.m. Saturday at Paul’s Chapel Church, Walstonburg. Burial will follow in Saints Delight Cemetery, Walstonburg. Visitation will be 2 p.m. Friday at Hamilton Funeral Chapel, Wilson. Arrangements are by Hamilton Funeral Chapel, Wilson.