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Visitation: 12:00 to 2:00 PM Monday March 18, 2019 Whitley's Funeral Home
Service: 2:00 PM Monday March 18, 2019 Whitley's Funeral Home Chapel
Interment: Carolina Memorial Park
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Earnest “Wig” Webster, 78, of Kannapolis went to be with his Lord and Savior peacefully at his residence March 13, 2019. Wig was born February 12, 1941, a son of the late James Russell Webster and Thelma Barnes Webster. Preceding him in death was his beloved wife, Peggy Ann Webster, his daughters, Tamara Webster Little, Alisa “Lisa” Webster and two grandsons, Buck Thompson and Scooter Thompson.

He was a lifetime resident of Kannapolis. He retired from Fieldcrest-Cannon Inc. Plant 1 #1 Weave Room. He was an active member of Friendship Freewill Baptist Church. He enjoyed fishing, racing and all sports. He was quite the softball player in his earlier days.

A celebration of Wig’s life will be held at 2:00 PM Monday, March 18, 2019 at Whitley’s Funeral Home Chapel officiated by Rev. George Morris. Burial will follow at Carolina Memorial Park. His family will receive friends prior from 12:00 to 2:00 PM at Whitley’s.

Family members left to cherish his memory are his sons, William “Danny” Webster and wife, Karen, James Webster (Ashley), daughters, Rhonda Webster, Robin Boan and husband, Todd (Wig’s other son), grandsons, Justin Webster, Brian Webster, Johnny Tucker, granddaughters, Jan’ae Webster, Jennifer Fortson, Tangie Webster, Shelley Webster, Kelli Little, Laura Byland, April Stevens, Kendall Webster, Natalie Webster, great grandsons, Justin Webster II, great granddaughters, Kelsie Webster and Lindley “Lele” Fortson and his brother, Gene Webster.

Memorials may be made to Friendship Freewill Baptist Church 509 W. 22nd Street, Kannapolis, NC 28081 and/or Hospice of Cabarrus County, 5003 Hospice Lane, Kannapolis, NC 28081.

Online condolences may be left at www.whitleysfuneralhome.com
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From: Larry D White jr
"Lots of memories. my deepest Condolences to the entire Webster family."
From: Ann Henry Alexander
"May the Lord our God bless the Webster family during this time. As well as their close friends and extended families. Peace, Grace and Mercy"
From: Sherry Petti
"My deepest sympathy to the Webster family."
From: Debra (Debbie) Webster Driver
"My heart goes out to all of Wiggy's family! I'm sorry for your loss! I have some great memories of him from my younger days! He was a good man!"
From: Gary and Peggy
"We want to say what a fine man Wiggy was He has always been been a friend to us He always had a smile on his face He had a loving family that family that loved him dearly and he will be missed very much"
From: Michelle White
"Always treated me like family. My prayers go out to the Webster family."
From: Roni Lockhart
"He was always so very nice & friendly to us. My prayers & love have been & will continue to be with your family."
From: Linda Webster
"I am going to miss wig very much. our marriage might not have lasted but the LOVE did. I love all you children and if you ever need me, just call."
From: Bobby Henry and Bobbie Park
"We are very sorry for your loss we will be praying for you and family"