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Funeral Service

Wilkerson Funeral Home and Crematory
Sunday September 11th, 2022
2:00pm

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Visitation

Wilkerson Funeral Home and Crematory
Sunday September 11th, 2022
1:00pm - 2:00pm

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Danview Cemetery
Sunday September 11th, 2022

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Paul Arlo Petty

Paul Arlo Petty, 78, of Elon, NC passed away on Thursday, September 8, 2022 at the Hospice House of Rockingham County after 15 years of declining health.

A funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM Sunday, September 11, 2022 at Wilkerson Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Danview Cemetery in Eden, NC.  The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service and other times at the home of Dovie Wilson, 569 Wade Gwynn Road, Elon, NC.

Paul was born in Rockingham County to the late David Arlo and Willie Mae Petty. He retired from Lorillard Tobacco with 30 years of service. He loved his many animals and enjoyed raising a garden every year.

Along with his parents, Paul is preceded in death by brothers, Jack Lee Petty and David Milton Petty.

Paul is survived by sister, Bonnie Adkins (Larry); brothers, Harold Petty, DL Petty (Cindy), Kenneth Petty (Marsha), Sam Petty (Lola), Hank Petty, Troy Petty (Alicia), Leonard Petty (Margaret); niece, Dovie Wilson; nephew, Mike Wilson; along with several other well-loved nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

The family would like to send a special thank you to Davita Dialysis, especially Dr. Charles, as well as the staff at the Hospice House of Rockingham County.


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Guestbook

Sorry for the loss of Paul ,He was my talking friend at dialysis Mrs Ella Mae Mitchell 🙏💜🙏💜🙏💜

Ella Mae Mitchell Sep 14 2022 4:26 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Paul Petty

Ella Mae Mitchell Sep 14 2022 4:22 PM

Praying for God's peace and comfort even more now and the days ahead for the family. Paul was a joy to work with and gave us many great memories that brings a smile even with the sadness of his passing.

Laverne Lockley Sep 12 2022 11:34 AM

Prayers for the Petty Family.

Brittany Strader Sep 11 2022 1:20 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Paul Petty

Kenny and Vickie Washburn Sep 11 2022 12:56 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Paul Petty

Edward Whitaker & family Sep 11 2022 12:06 AM

To The Petty Family :
I was so sorry to hear of the Loss of Mr. Paul. I have know him for over 30 years when I worked at Hardee's back in the 80's . He never forgot & always remembered through of my jobs he always tease Me about working in the Men's dept. at Belk's making David work. I am Thankful for All of the support You showed Me threw the Years . GOD Bless the Family, Rest on Mr. Paul .

Devette Watlington Sep 10 2022 10:59 PM

Pastor Ken & Susan Bartlett would like to send our deepest sympathy to the Family & Love ones.God Bless .

Ken Bartlett Sep 10 2022 2:17 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Paul Petty

Janet Durham Sep 10 2022 12:00 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Paul Petty

Pat Saunders Sep 10 2022 7:37 AM

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