Linuel Ray Wilhoite

Dec. 17, 2013 @ 02:00 PM

Linuel Ray Wilhoite, Sr., age 74 of Sevierville, passed away to his heavenly home on Sunday, December 15, 2013.

Linuel Ray was preceded in death by his parents, Rev. Earl and Nina Wilhoite; sister and brother-in-law, Deloris and Raymond Kerr; brother, Bobby Wilhoite; brothers-in-law, R.A. Kyker and Dallas Tallent; mother-in-law and father-in-law, Mary and Luther Tallent; and little Elizabeth.

He is survived by his loving wife, Barbara Tallent Wilhoite; sons, Lynn Wilhoite and wife Jannifer, Brian Wilhoite and wife Kristy; precious grandchildren, Dustin Wilhoite and wife Anetra, Cooper Wilhoite, Maisie Wilhoite, and Thelma Lou; sister, Sue Kyker; sister-in-law, Charlotte Wilhoite; brothers-in-law, Robert Tallent, Gary Tallent and wife Virginia, David Tallent and wife Diane, Burl Tallent and wife Dorothy, Ray Tallent and wife Anna, and Steve Tallent; many nieces and nephews.

The family would like to express a special thank you to the staff of Fresenius Medical for their loving care and assistance.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to benefit the family may be made to Atchley Funeral Home.

Funeral service 7 p.m. Wednesday in the West Chapel of Atchley Funeral Home with Rev. David Wilson and Rev. Bill Barnes officiating. Interment 11 a.m. Thursday in Millican Grove Cemetery. Family will receive friends 5-7 p.m. Wednesday at Atchley Funeral Home.