Anne Winstead Whitley

Anne Winstead Whitley

Anne Winstead Whitley
June 19, 2022

ZEBULON – Anne Winstead Whitley was born in Raleigh to the late Bodell & Doris Evans Winstead. Anne & Garland established and operated Whitley Tire, Inc in Zebulon for 32 years until Garland’s sudden death April 15, 1999. Anne was employed with the NC Local Government Commission prior to the opening of their business. She was educated in Wake and Nash County and attended Atlantic Christian College, now Barton, where she majored in Business Administration. She also had courses in various subjects and at the time of Garlands’ death they were studying to be a locksmith.

She is survived by her sister, Vanda Winstead Cauley (Robert) of Spring Hope, nephew, Vann Cauley, his children, Jeremy and Sara Elizabeth, several cousins, nieces & nephew, the Whitley Family, and special friend, Brenda Creech, all of whom she loved very much.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Zebulon Baptist Church, St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, or a charity of choice.

Graveside funeral service 11 am, Wednesday, Gethsemane Memorial Gardens.

Arrangments are with Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory, 211 W. Third St., Wendell.

1 Comment

  • MaryellenBrantleyMurrayKindell Posted July 6, 2022 12:49 am

    My deepest thoughts and prayers go out to all of Anne’s family. Back in l992 my first husband, Bobby Julius Murray and i lived to the back of Bodell and Doris’ house. We were close friends at that time. Some months ago i tried to contact Anne but guess she did not remember who i was. Some of the Evans married into my adopted mother’s family many years ago. Mom and i visited them. They lived near the Old Zebulon Town Cemetary. My advice, as i have lost 2 hubbys, believe in Jesus, trust him, talk to him often. These things will be of great help in the healing process. God Bless Each of You,.

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