Rex Ervin Whisnant, 68, of Jacksonville Beach, FL, formerly of Morganton, NC passed away on Thursday, November 14, 2019 at the Charles George VA Medical Center-Valor Hospice. He was the son of the late Ruth Vines and Rex Whisnant.
Rex served in the US Air Force and was previously employed by Bristol Electronics.
Survivors include his daughter, Lori Whisnant Covalinski of Morganton; son, Aric Sean Whisnant and wife Debra D’Amore of Ft. Mill, SC; grandchildren, Alexandra and Matthew D’Amore Whisnant; sister. Audrey Michaux of Morganton; brother, Allen Whisnant and wife Ginger of Belmont; nephew, Ray Dean Little; niece, Megan Rich and husband Cory; aunt, Judy Whisnant King; and numerous cousins.
A memorial service will be held on Friday, November 22, 2019 at 12 noon in the chapel of the WNC State Veterans Cemetery, Black Mountain, NC. The family will receive friends following the service at Mellie Mac’s, 304 W. State St. Black Mountain, NC.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Mission House, 800 Shetter Ave. Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250 or by CLICKING HERE.