Michael Forrest Privette

Michael Forrest Privette

Michael Forrest Privette
September 9, 1937 – January 1, 2024

Zebulon – Michael Forrest Privette, 86, passed away in home surrounded by the ones he loved dearly. He was born in Franklin County to the late Denimal Forrest & Annie Crama Pearce Privette. Primarily, he worked for AT&T as a power installer, although this was not the extent of his skills. Michael was loved and adored by so many and he will always have a special place in the hearts of those he cherished the most. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Joey Privette and his sister, Louise Pinion.

He is survived by his beautiful wife of an amazing 34 years, Emily Rose Privette; son, Kennon Privette (Colleen); daughters, Janine Wood (Glenn) and Amenda Collier; grandchildren, Lauren Wood (Jason), Landis Quinn (Garrett), Adam Privette, Carolyn Privette, Kristen Privette, Brittany Sadler (John-Caleb), Brandi Hart (Daniel) and Bradley Wood; great grandchildren, Payton Wood, Paige Wood, Caleb Sadler, Adalynn Sadler, Riley Sadler, Liam Hart and Ava Hart.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Pearces Baptist Church.

Funeral Service will be at Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory , 211 W. Third St., Wendell NC on Friday, January 5, 2024, at 2:00pm. Visitation will be from 1:00pm to 2:00pm, prior to the service.

Arrangements are with Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory, 211 W. Third St., Wendell. www.stricklandfuneral.com


  • Morgan Keith Posted January 3, 2024 2:18 pm

    Praying for the family! I know Boy-Dog is thrilled to see Mike in Heaven!

  • Judith Gay Spruill Posted January 5, 2024 3:35 pm

    So sorry for your loss. May the comfort of family, friends and memories be ever present. God Bless.

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