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Herbert "Ted"  Wiles
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Obituary for Herbert "Ted" Wiles

Mr. Herbert “Ted” Wiles, age 88 passed away Thursday, March 8, 2018 at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston Salem.

Funeral services will be held 3:00 PM Sunday, March 11, 2018 at Reins-Sturdivant Chapel with Rev. Julius Blevins officiating. The family will receive friends from 2:00 until 3:00 PM prior to the service at Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held 10:00 AM Monday, March 12, 2018 at Mountlawn Memorial Park.

Mr. Wiles was born March 25, 1929 in Forsyth County to John Granville and Martha Stella Wiles. He was retired from Gardner Mirror. One of his greatest honors was serving his country in the United States Army in the Korean War from 1950-1953 where he served as Sergeant First Class. During his tour of duty he was awarded the Purple Heart.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers; Reece Wiles and Dale Wiles and two sisters; Hessie Handy and Louise Prevette.

Surviving are his wife of 66 years; Margaret Handy Wiles of the home, three daughters; Sharlene Medley and husband Mitch of Winston-Salem, Hope Whittington and husband Mark of North Wilkesboro and Dawn Wiles of Huntersville. He is survived by one brother; Jerry Wiles and wife Lee of Wilkesboro, two grandchildren; Ryan Janke and husband Andrew of Charlotte and Brandon Eller of Purlear and one great grandson; Ryan Eller and several nieces and nephews.

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, 4217 Park Place Court, Glen Allen, VA 23060 or the National Kidney Foundation, 30 East 33rd Street, New York, NY 10016,

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2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home

270 Armory Road
North Wilkesboro, NC 28659





3:00 PM
Reins-Sturdiavant Chapel

270 Armory Road
North Wilkesboro, NC 28659

Cemetery Details


Mountlawn Memorial Park

Hwy 18 North
North Wilkesboro, NC 28659

Memorial Contribution

National Kidney Foundation

30 East 33rd Street
New York, NY 10016

American Heart Association

4217 Park Place Court
Glen Allen , VA 23060-997

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