George Arthur Wilhite

June 21, 1930October 13, 2018

George Arthur Wilhite went to be with the Lord on Saturday, October, 13, 2018 at U.T. Medical Center. George was a self-employed business owner in the Thorngrove community. He served in the United States Army during the Korean War. He was preceded in death by parents, Carl and Jennie Wilhite; wife , Betty Wilhite; 2 sons, Darrell and Jeffery Wilhite; several brothers and sisters. George is survived by daughter, Ginger (Gigi) Wilhite; brother-in-law, John McCarty; 2 grandsons, Chad (Jessica) Farmer and Trace Farmer; 1 beloved great-grandchild, Kady Farmer; sister, Marynell Hancock; sisters-in-law, June Barbra, Geri Perkins and Nan Fawver and several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends Tuesday, October 16, 2018 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm at McCarty Evergreen Funeral Home, 7426 Asheville Highway. Interment will follow in Stoney Point Cemetery. Condolences may be offered at


  • Visitation Tuesday, October 16, 2018
  • Graveside Service Tuesday, October 16, 2018

George Arthur Wilhite

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Ronnie & Janice Luttrell

October 16, 2018

Janice and I are so sorry for your loss. George will be so missed not only by family and friends but the community . His business was a landmark and he was such a large part of the community. It was a blessing to have called him my friend. Sending you prayers and condolences . May Gods love carry you though this trying time.

Carla Cloninger-Nichols

October 15, 2018

Gi Gi and family,
We have many great memories of your Dad and Mom. The fun, the laughter, and time we spent together. The greastest gift ever given from them was the goodness and love they shared with us it will be in our hearts forever.
Our love and prayers are with you. We all lost a wonderful man but heaven gained a great warrior. We loved him very much.

Cindy Martin

October 15, 2018

Gigi and Family I am so sad to hear of Uncle George passing. You all are in our prayers for your loss of your loving father. You meant the world to him as he did you. Sending love and hugs for your whole family.

Cindy and Chris Martin

Dean Chesney

October 14, 2018

So sorry for your loss .George is in a much better place today were there there's no more suffering