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Winston Tyree


Winston Delano Tyree, 74, died Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017 at his home. He was born July 12, 1942 in Columbus County the son of the late Clyde Tyree and Pearlie Stevens Tyree. He was also preceded in death by one son, Gary Delane Tyree; three brothers, Floyd Tyree, Wayne Tyree, James Tyree; and a step-grandson, Michael Watts.
A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 26 at Smith Cemetery on Butlertown Road with Rev. Pete Cribb officiating. Peacock Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.
Mr. Tyree is survived by his wife, Virginia Smith Tyree; one son, Ricky Tyree and wife, Jeanene, of Whiteville; one brother, Norman Tyree of Whiteville; one sister, Ann Cartret of Chadbourn; two grandsons, Buck Smith Tyree and John William Tyree; and eight step-grandchildren, Waylon Hinson, Andy Waggle, Amanda Waggle, Timmy Fowler, Alecia Fowler, Ericah Gore, C.J. Watts, Joey Watts.
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