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April 16, 1949-Dec. 11, 2007

WHITAKERS -- Theresia Renfrow O'Neal, 58, passed away Tuesday. She was born in Johnston County.

Mrs. O'Neal was the office manager for The River Log Homes Company and a member of Church On The Rise. She loved the outdoors and loved giving and sharing time with family. Her father, Alton Eldridge Renfrow preceded her in death.

She is survived by her loving husband, Gary L. O'Neal of the home; her mother, Hilda Aycock Renfrow of Selma; son, Bryan Drake and wife, Teresa, of Bailey, Colo.; stepson, Eric O'Neal and wife, Crystal, of Nashville; sister, Angie Smith and husband, Bobby, of Goldsboro; brothers, Stacy Renfrow of Oriental, Jan Renfrow and wife, Pat, of Princeton; grandchildren, Ethan and Cody Drake, Katelyn Pridgen; and several nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held Friday, Dec. 14, 2007, at 2 p.m. at Church On The Rise with the Rev. Richard Gurganus and Howard Kendrick officiating. The family will receive friends following the service at the church and other times at the home of Bonnie O'Neal, 11534 Salem School Road in the Salem Community.

Flowers are accepted or memorial donations may be made to Church On The Rise, 3520 Bishop Road, Rocky Mount, N.C. 27804.

Arrangements by Wheeler and Woodlief Funeral Home, 1130 N. Winstead Ave., Rocky Mount, N.C.


Published in Obituaries on December 13, 2007 3:11 PM