Mary P. Kearney, 88, died Thursday March 28, 2013 at Granville Regional Medial Center. She was born in Franklin County daughter of the late Molly Florence Vaughn Pearce and Ollie Cato Pearce and was preceded in death by her husbands; John W. Wheelous, Jr. and George D. Kearney, Sr.
Funeral services will be held 3 o’clock Sunday afternoon March 31, 2013 at Franklinton Baptist Church with Rev. Dr. David Averette, Rev. Clyde Waiden and Rev. Wayne Clark officiating. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery.
She is survived by her daughter; Harriet W. Hartsfield and husband Richard D. “Rick” Hartsfield, Jr. of Franklinton, sons; John W. Wheelous, III of Fayetteville, George D. Kearney, Jr. and wife Kim of Raleigh, grandsons; Richard D. “Trip” Hartsfield, III of Raleigh and Jonathan W. Hartsfield of Franklinton, a sister; Doris P. Merritt of Oxford, numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Friends may visit with the family from 6:30-8:30 Saturday evening March 29, 2013 at Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center 405 South Main St. Wake Forest, NC 27587. (919-556-5811).