George Whitley “Johnny” Draper's obituary , Passed away on June 5, 2024 in Weldon, North Carolina

George Whitley “Johnny” Draper

October 27, 1940 - June 5, 2024 (83 years old)

Weldon, North Carolina

George Whitley “Johnny” Draper's obituary , Passed away on June 5, 2024 in Weldon, North Carolina

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Askew Funeral & Cremation Services

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George Whitley “Johnny” Draper

October 27, 1940 - June 5, 2024 (83 years old)

Weldon, North Carolina

George Whitley Draper Obituary

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of George Whitley Draper of Weldon, North Carolina, who passed away on June 5, 2024, at the age of 83, leaving to mourn family and friends. Family and friends are welcome to leave their condolences on this memorial page and share them with the family.

As we bid adieu to George Whitley's earthly form, let us not dwell on the void left in his wake, but rather celebrate the legacy of love and inspiration George Whitley has bequeathed us. For though he may have departed from our sight, his spirit remains a timeless beacon, guiding loved ones through the labyrinth of life's journey.

He was predeceased by : his parents, George Whitley Draper, Sr. and Louise Millikin Draper; his wife Shirley Draper; his sister Sally Ray Draper Warren; and his niece Lillian Clark Hill.

He is survived by : his daughter Lori Draper of Weldon; his sister Peggy Draper Coker (Jimmy) of Roanoke Rapids; and his nephew Whit Coker of Roanoke Rapids.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Weldon Fire Department at 109 Washington Ave., Weldon, NC 27890.

Funeral arrangement under the care of
Askew Funeral & Cremation Services



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