Annie “Yancey” Doris Whitley Tharrington, 79, died Thursday. A native of Nash County, she was daughter to the late Samuel Ferris & Henrietta Mullen Whitley. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Sandy Wallace Tharrington, Jr., several brothers & sisters.
She is survived by her children; Jasper “Sandy” Tharrington of Bunn, Rita Carol Looper (Fiancé, Billy) of Sanford, Darlene Fink (Mark) of Bunn, Richard Marchese, sister, Jackie Gardner of New Hill; two grandchildren; three great-grandchildren.
Funeral service 10:00 a.m., Saturday, Strickland Funeral Home Chapel 211 W. Third St., Wendell with visitation from 9:00-10:00 a.m., prior to the service. Burial, Baily Town Cemetery, Middlesex. www.stricklandfu neralhomes.net