Roy Taylor Whitt
Roy Taylor Whitt, 75, of Rougemont, NC passed away Saturday, October 22, 2022 at Duke University Hospital.
Born in Granville County, he was the son of the late Henry Jackson Whitt and Annie Adcock Whitt. He was the widower of Linda Talley Whitt.
A funeral service will be held Wednesday, October 26, 2022 at 3:00 p.m. at Mt. Zion Baptist Church. Conducted by the Rev. Tim Atkinson and Rev. Barry Chambers. Burial will immediately follow in the church cemetery.
Survivors include two daughters, Gwen McKay and Lisa Mize (John); two sons, Larry Adcock (Janet) and Keith Adcock (Jennifer); eleven grandchildren, Makayla Eaker (James), Morgan McKay (T.C.), Megan McKay, Amanda Adcock, Stacy Hockaday (Jeremy), Kaitlin Ruffin (Ben), Hailey Mize, Brad Mize (Autumn), Dustin Adcock, Jordan Adcock (Karlee) and Ty Adcock (Jordan); nine great grandchildren, Brielle Eaker, Madeline Eaker, Kroy Eaker, Weston Adcock, Jace Hockaday, Jax Hockaday, Jade Hockaday, Jett Hockaday and Emma Ruffin; five sisters, Magdalene Morris (David), Margaret Huff, Bobbie Fredrick (Ted), Wilma Bass (Dwight) and Carrie Shull; one brother, Joe Whitt; and many nieces, nephews and extended family. In addition to his parents and his wife, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Henry Whitt and Ray Whitt.
The family will receive friends at the church on Wednesday, October 26, 2022 from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. At other times they will be at the home of Margaret Huff.
Pallbearers will be Larry Adcock, Keith Adcock, Sambo Adcock, Wayne Huff, Doyle Whitt, Roger Whitt, Joey Whitt and Raymond Whitt. Honorary pallbearers will be his nephews and great nephews.