Mr. William Vernon Whitley 45 of China Grove, passed away on Thursday May 2, 2013 at his residence. Born on July 31, 1968 in Cabarrus County, he was the son of the late William Vernon Whitley Sr. and Mary Louise Turner Whitley. He was a 1986 graduate of South Rowan High School. He had studied Micro welding at Rowan Cabarrus Technical College and was employed by Magna Corporation as a micro bionic welder until he had become disabled. In additon to his mother, he was survived by a son Zachary Preston Whitley of Welcome, daughters; Alexander Beth Whitley of Welcome and Jamie Aistrop of China Grove. He is also survived by a sister Tina Whitley Faggart of Salisbury.
Visitation will be on Sunday from 5:00 til 7:00 at Linn Honeycutt Funeral Home in China Grove with memorial service at 7:00 also at the funeral home with Rev. Richard Smith, minister. The family would like to thank a special friend Vickie Threatt for her care and compassion during their bereavement from the loss of Mr. Whitley and his father, who passed away on April 23, 2013. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.linnhoneycuttfuneralhome.com