Funeral services were held at Jericho Baptist Church, December 5, 2017 with Bro. Ricky Blythe and Bro. Charles Rodgers officiating. Burial was in the Jericho Baptist Church Cemetery. Waters Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements. He is survived by a son, Jamie Wilhite; daughter, Marigrace Wilhite; his fiancé, Melissa Williams and her children, Tabetha and Jason Martin; parents, Wayne and Pat Wilhite; brother, Duane Wilhite; sister, Tonya Gayer (Stephen); and 3 year old grandchild, Jaselyn.