Sept. 13, 1937 – Dec. 8, 2011
ZEBULON – Gene Fuller, 74, died unexpectedly Thursday at UNC Hospital. A native of Johnston Co., he was son to the late James Barbee & Mollie Morris Fuller. Gene was retired from Fred Whitaker Co. after over 40 years of service. Gene was a man who cared about his community, loved gardening, coaching, hunting rabbits, fishing and was a man of the woods. His grandchildren were his eye and time with them was his favorite way to spend his day.
Funeral service 11 am, Monday, Wakefield Central Baptist Church with interment following in Wakefield Cemetery.
He is survived by his most beloved family, his wife of 48 years, Betty Kimball Fuller of the home, sons, Greg Fuller (Lisa), Ron Fuller, & Don Fuller (Cris), all of Zebulon, siblings, Wayne Fuller (Helen) of Hildebrand, Faye Carter (Dennis) of Raleigh, grandchildren, Paige, Cassidy, Brett, Spencer, Dason, & Rykin Fuller.
In lieu of flowers memorials to Wakefield Central Baptist Church, Building Fund, or a charity of choice are welcomed.
Visitation 4-6 pm, Sunday, Strickland Funeral Home, 211 W. Third St., Wendell, and other times at the home. www.stricklandfuneralhomes.net