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Reginald Wharton

December 11, 1943 ~ December 23, 2018 (age 75)

Obituary

Reginald Aaron Wharton Sr. was born December 11, 1943 in Canal Zone Republic of Panama to the late Gascorine and Unicy Inez Wharton.
Reginald “Reggie” gained heavenly wings December 23, 2018. He was preceded in death by his mother, father, and two siblings.

Reginald came to the states in the mid-1960s with the minor league baseball team The San Francisco Giants. He continued to enjoy playing baseball up until his retirement. In North Carolina he enjoyed playing with his grandchildren until his health began to decline.

He worked for Honeywell and Schumacher for many years only to later retire from the Defense Department in December of 2005, where he and his wife made North Carolina home.

He leaves to cherish his memory his loving wife, Mary Wharton of 49 years; two children: Lisa (Roscoe) of the home and Aaron (Nina) of Pittsboro, NC; two sisters: Marion Petty of Florida and Naome Odom of Texas; a brother Darcett Wharton of Republic of Panama; eight grandchildren and six great grandchildren; three godsons; two goddaughters; lots of bonus grandchildren and a ho

 

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Services

Viewing
Saturday
December 29, 2018

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Pugh & Smith Funeral Home
807 Monroe Street
Carthage, NC 28327

Funeral Service
Saturday
December 29, 2018

1:00 PM
Pugh & Smith Funeral Home
807 Monroe Street
Carthage, NC 28327

Interment following funeral service
Saturday
December 29, 2018

Cross Hill Cemetery
McReynolds Street
Carthage, NC 28327

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