|Gregory D. Whited, 47, of Mineral Wells, West Virginia, passed away
in Elizabeth, WV December 6, 2009 after a 2 ½ year battle with cancer surrounded by his family.|
He was born January 6, 1962 in Wood County, the son of the late Charles L. Whited and Garnet Ashby Whited of Elizabeth.
He was a 1980 graduate of Wirt County High School.
He served in the US Army from December 4, 1980 to January 24, 1986, and was a truck driver for several years and later opened his own business, Whited Trucking Inc. from 1999-2007.
He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and spending time with his friends and family.
In addition to his mother he is survived by a daughter, Maegan E. Whited of Ravenswood; son, Charles G. Whited of Burning Springs; 3 brothers, Donald (Kim) Whited, Mike (Chris) Whited, Terry (Luann Frazier) Whited all of Elizabeth; 2 sisters, Teresa Pettry of Ohio, and Sherry (Jeff) Salsbury of Elizabeth; special friend, Brenda Hyatt of Mineral Wells; several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his father he was preceded in death by a brother-in-law, Lloyd "Pete" Pettry and several aunts and uncles.
Services will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, December 9 at Matheny Whited Funeral Home of Elizabeth. Reverends Dean Ash, Robert Watkins and Timothy Hopkins will officiate. Burial will be in Two Runs Cemetery, Palestine.
Visitation will be from 2-8 p.m. Tuesday and from 9 a.m. until time of services Wednesday.
Memorial donations may be made to Wirt Youth Wrestling or Wirt Youth Football.