Antera Wheeler

August 3, 1948 ~ January 17, 2021 (age 72)


Antera Wheeler, 72, passed away on Sunday January 17, 2021.  A Chapel Service  for Mr. Wheeler will be held 1:00PM on Saturday, January 23, 2021 at Dickens Funeral Service Chapel. with Rev. Jonah Walston, eulogist. Burial will take place at Salem Chapel Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery.

A walk through visitation will be held on Friday from 2-6PM at the Dickens Funeral Service Chapel.

He is survived by two sons, Antera Watts, Ga., Antera Tyrell Patterson, East Orange, N.J., three daughters, Laura Glass, Ga., Kori Davis, Newbern, North Carolina, and Shaquanna Holston, Newark, N.J. Nine grands, two great grands as well as a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

We will follow the COVID-19 guidelines and you are asked that masks be worn for both services. This service will be Live-Streamed on Facebook at the Dickens Funeral Service, Inc page.

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These Services were entrusted to Dickens Funeral Service, Inc. of Tarboro, North Carolina.

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