|Birth: ||Jan. 25, 1930|
|Death: ||Nov. 29, 2011|
Warner Wesley III, 81, of Charlottesville, departed this life on Tuesday, November 29, 2011, at his residence.
He was born on January 25, 1930, in White Hall, Virginia, the third of seven children of the late Warner Wesley Jr. and Gladys Frye Wesley.
He was a graduate of Albemarle Training School and also of Virginia State College (now University) where he joined the Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity. Warner was an honorably discharged United States Army veteran of the Korean Conflict and a Welder/Ironworker at Harry Wright's Inc., from which he retired after many years of employment.
He was a longstanding member who served in various capacities at Rose Hill Baptist Church, 2421 Rose Hill Church Road, Charlottesville, Virginia, where funeral services were conducted Wednesday, December 7, 2011, by the Pastor Reverend Jeffrey King.
Interment followed at the Mount Olivet Baptist Church Cemetery in White Hall.
Warner was married to his beloved wife, Helen Smith Wesley for 44 years until her passing in January 2005. He was also preceded by two brothers, Richard and Henry Wesley; and a sister, Alice E.W. Ivory, all of Charlottesville.
He leaves to cherish his memory, three sisters, Pearl W. Parker of Lawrenceville, Virginia, Janie M. Edwards of Aurora, Colorado, and Elsie W. Burwell of Clarksville, Virginia; two brothers-in-law, Thomas W. Smith of Charlottesville and Everette Burwell Sr. of Clarksville; one sister-in-law, Ophelia Smith of the Rose Hill Community; and a host of loving nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and friends.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, December 7, 2011, at Rose Hill Baptist Church. Interment followed at White Hall cemetery.
J.F. Bell Funeral Home Inc., 108 Sixth Street, N.W., Charlottesville,Virginia, in charge of arrangements.
Gladys Frye Wesley (1897 - 1989)
Helen Smith Wesley (1932 - 2005)
Warner Wesley (1930 - 2011)
Alice Wesley Ivory (1931 - 1999)*
Mount Olivet Baptist Church Cemetery
Created by: Andie Parrish
Record added: Dec 01, 2011
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