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Stella (Chestnut) Vaught

December 15, 1957 ~ August 7, 2021 (age 63)

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FAYETTEVILLE, NC—Stella Chestnut Vaught, 63, formerly of Whiteville, NC, died Saturday, August 7, 2021, at Highsmith-Rainey Specialty Hospital in Fayetteville, NC.

The funeral will be 1:00 PM Thursday, August 12, at Peoples Funeral Chapel in Whiteville by Pastor Ricky McLean of Union Chapel Free Will Baptist Church.  Burial will be in the Pickett Memorial Park.

Walk-thru viewing will be at the funeral home Wednesday from 5:00 to 6:00 PM and Thursday one hour prior to the service.

Surviving are her daughter, Antonia Chestnut of the home; son, Akeem Chestnut of the home; sisters, Annie J. Chestnut and Mary Chestnut of Whiteville, NC, Lorene Mahoney of Chadbourn, NC, Donna Pierce and Blanche Thurman of Hallsboro, NC, and Henrietta Carter of Wilmington, NC; brothers, Fredrick Currie of Chadbourn, NC, James Chestnut of Whiteville, NC, and James Long of Raleigh, NC; and five grandchildren.

Friends may visit the family at 423 Midway Road, Whiteville, NC.

A service of Peoples Funeral Home of Whiteville


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 Service Program


August 11, 2021

5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Peoples Funeral Home of Whiteville
707 Vinson Blvd. PO Box 796
Whiteville, NC 28472

Funeral Service
August 12, 2021

1:00 PM
Peoples Funeral Home of Whiteville
707 Vinson Blvd. PO Box 796
Whiteville, NC 28472

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