Sandra Sue Wilhite October 18, 1946 - March 16, 2015

    Sandra Sue Wilhite, 68, of rural Virginia, died Monday, March 16, at Passavant Area Hospital in Jacksonville.
    She was born October 18, 1946 in Jacksonville, the daughter of Raymond and Dorothy M. Hill Birdsell. She married Ed Wilhite on May 15, 1965 in Literberry, and he survives.
    She is also survived by three children: Deborah Sue Wilhite, Dorothy L. Wilhite, and James E. “Eddie” Wilhite, all of rural Virginia; a sister, Kay Morton of Harrisburg, Ark.; and eight nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her father, Raymond Birdsell; her mother, Dorothy Birdsell Brown; and a brother, Bob Birdsell.
    Funeral services will be held 10 a.m., Monday, March 23, at the Buchanan & Cody Funeral Home in Virginia with burial at Zion Cemetery, south of Virginia. The family will meet friends from 3 to 5 p.m., Sunday at the funeral home. Casual attire is requested. Memorial gifts are suggested to American Diabetes Association or Zion Cemetery. Condolences may be sent online at www.buchanancody .com.

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