Sallie Ann Jackson Whitley

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Dec. 31, 1939 — Jan. 16, 2020

ELM CITY — Sallie Ann Jackson Whitley, 80, of Elm City passed away Thursday, Jan. 16, 2020. Her funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, Wilson. Interment will follow in Maplewood Cemetery, Wilson. Pastor Mark Uzupan will officiate.

The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. on Thursday at Joyner’s Funeral Home, 4100 Raleigh Road Parkway, Wilson and other times at the home.

Sallie is survived by her daughters, LuDena Ann Edmondson of Wilson and Gay Whitley Joyner and husband Allen of Elm City; grandson, Matthew Allen Joyner of Elm City; her brother, Charles Jackson and wife Joann of Elm City; and a host of loving family members and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, William “Billy” Gay Whitley; parents, George and Lue Dena Nix Jackson; and her brothers, David Jackson, Edward Earl Jackson and George William Jackson Jr.

Flowers are welcome or memorials may be directed to Life Church, Building Fund, P.O. Box 343, Sharpsburg, NC 27878.

Condolences directed to Joyner’s Funeral Home and Crematory at www.joyners.net.