10/09/06 — NELTON C. WHITFIELD

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NELTON C. WHITFIELD

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NELTON C. WHITFIELD

Nov. 24, 1919-Oct. 6, 2006

LAGRANGE -- Nelton Carter Whitfield, 86, 6361 U.S. 70 east, died Friday at her home.

The funeral was held Sunday at 7 p.m. at Rouse Funeral Home with the Rev. Tony McLamb officiating. Interment was today at 10 a.m. at Fairview Cemetery.

Mrs. Whitfield was born in Wayne County to the late Emmitt and Hepsie Smith Carter. She was wife of the late James Weston Whitfield and was a member of Walnut Creek Original Free Will Baptist Church. She worked as a nurse's assistant at Guardian Care Nursing Home for 22 years.

She is survived by three sons, James Elton Whitfield and wife, Rose, John Wayne Whitfield and wife, Judy, Walter C. "Pee-Wee" Whitfield and wife, Jennifer, of LaGrange; sister, Viola Smith of Goldsboro; two brothers, Emmitt M. Carter Jr. of LaGrange and Gordon E. Carter and wife, Frances, of Pikeville; four grandchildren, Dwayne Whitfield, Kevin Whitfield, Mark Whitfield and Dewayne Grant; two great-grandchildren, Tyler Grant and Lainey Suzanne Whitfield.

Arrangements are being handled by Rouse Funeral Home of LaGrange.

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Published in Obituaries on October 9, 2006 1:57 PM