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“I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your father. You are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
1 of 2 | Posted by: Johnny Smith - Morganton, NC

“Wish I could be there.He was a great Father and man and I will miss him greatly. ”
2 of 2 | Posted by: Rickey Whisnant - Tulsa, OK - son

Claude Ray Whisenant, 76, of Connelly Springs passed away Thursday, March 19, 2020 at Autumn Care of Drexel following a period of declining health.
Claude was born September 2, 1943 in Burke County to the late Michael and Mary Whisenant. He worked as a machine operator in the furniture industry.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his sister, Ruth Neely and brother, Leroy Isaac Whisenant.
Survivors include his wife Betty Whisenant of Connelly Springs, children, Danny Whisenant and wife Lorinda of Connelly Springs, Ricky Whisenant of Claremore, OK, Revonda Maltba of Lenoir, and Melinda Hastings and husband Ben of Connelly Springs; sister, Doris Wood; brother, Robert Whisenant; and five grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.

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