LASKER, NC-Wendy Hux Wheeler, age 66, passed away on Saturday, September 1, 2018 at her home surrounded by her loving family.
A native of Halifax County, Wendy was born on December 7, 1951 to Lawrence Edward and Laura Fleming Hux, spending her childhood in Enfield, North Carolina. She was a simple lady with a huge heart for others. Wendy was a faithful member of Creeksville Baptist Church. She was a fun-loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend and cherished every moment she got to spend with her family, especially her grandchildren. Wendy loved to cook and have large cookout’s in her yard with her family and friends. She enjoyed gardening, having a unique love for growing large mums. Wendy also liked to go fishing. She was loved by many and will be deeply missed by all that knew her. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Donald Hux.
Left to cherish Wendy’ s memory are her husband, Bill, son, Scott Braswell and wife Courtney of Garner, NC; two daughters, Leigh Braswell Bond and husband Chad of Belhaven, NC, and Kelli Braswell Simpson and husband Aaron of Lakewood Ranch, FL; two step-daughters, Jessica Wheeler of Durham, NC, and Melissa Wheeler and husband Wayne Pfeiler of Aldi, VA; step-son, Blake Wheeler and wife Amanda of Woodland; three granddaughters, Ashleigh Whisnant, Abby Lynn Simpson, and Andalynn Wheeler; eight grandsons, Garrett Braswell, Griffin Braswell, Grady Braswell, Zachary Bond, Taylor Simpson, Corbin Pfeiler, Warren Pfeiler, and Cade Wheeler; two brothers, Ronald Hux and wife Laura Ann of Enfield, NC, Dale Hux and wife Paula of Zebulon, NC; sister, Susie Capps and husband Tony of Halifax, NC; sister-in-law, Alma Ruth Hux, also of Halifax; aunt, Dean Hartman of Williamston, NC; along with numerous nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends, Tuesday, September 4, 2018, from 7:00 pm until 8:30 pm at Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service, Rich Square, NC and other times at the home.
A celebration of life funeral service will be held, Wednesday, September 5, 2018, at 2:00 pm at the Creeksville Baptist Church, Creeksville, NC with the Rev Andy Sloan officiating. Burial will follow at Lasker Cemetery, Lasker, NC.
Memorial contributions may be made directly to the Creeksville Baptist Church, 114 Jenkins Mill Road, Conway, NC 27820 or online by clicking here
Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service, Rich Square is handling the arrangements for the Wheeler family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting www.garrettsykesfs.com.