Wilber Gene Alligood

February 10, 1943 - January 15, 2022
Wilber Gene Alligood

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Wilber Gene Alligood, 78, a resident of Washington NC, passed away on January 15, 2022 at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, NC.

He was born on February 10, 1943 to the late Leon and Nellie Alligood. He worked as a salesman at Sears-Roebuck for a decade before going to work for himself in the 1970's. He was self-employed for over forty years doing farm maintenance.

He was preceded in death by his father Leon Alligood, and his mother Nellie Alligood, and a brother-in-law: Mack Asby.

Wilber is survived by two sons: Major Alligood and partner Sheila of Washington, NC, Wayland Alligood and wife Paula of Washington; a brother: Gilbert Alligood and wife Jane of Concordia, Missouri; a sister: Argie Asby, NC; a grandson: Chad Alligood; and four granddaughters: Holly Alligood, Casey Alligood, Lauren Alligood, and Beth Rigsby and her husband Billy.

There are no services scheduled at this time.

Joseph B. Paul Jr. Funeral Service is honored to be serving the Alligood Family.

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  • January 26, 2022
    Sandra Brown says:
    He will be miss he was a good man I had waited on him at Slatestone’s for over 11 yrs prayers for his family

  • January 26, 2022
    Charlene Squires says:
    He will be missed by many . He was a good man

  • January 23, 2022
    Jojo Singleton says:
    I knew Wilbur a long time. He was a good friend to my late husband Sam Singleton. They went to school together and in later years worked together on survey and construction projects. Thru Sam I became Wilbur’s friend. I have many happy and fun memories of Wilbur. He enjoyed people and fun times. Sending prayers for peace and comfort to his family and friends.

  • January 20, 2022
    Mike Godley says:
    Very sorry. He was a fine man that will be missed.

  • January 19, 2022
    Pat Lewis says:
    So very sorry for your loss. Prayers for all the family.

  • January 18, 2022
    Tammy Everson Allen says:
    So sorry to hear of Wilbur’s passing. Last time I seen him was when I lost my own Dad Tommy. Wilbur was always a funny guy, and nice guy. His presence will truly be missed. Prayers for the family.

  • January 18, 2022
    Velma Everson says:
    So sorry for your loss. I remember many fun times with Tommy and Wilber. I know you will miss him greatly.

  • January 17, 2022
    David & Susan Alligood says:
    Major, Wayland, and families - may the Lord comfort you during this time. Spend time telling stories and sharing memories.

  • January 17, 2022
    Ann & Jim Kea says:
    To Wayland, Major, Angie and all the family. We are so sorry for the loss of Wilber. We loved him and will miss him. You all are in our thoughts and prayers. May God bless you all.

  • January 17, 2022
    Helen Muse says:
    Beth, I'm sorry for your loss. Thinking of you

  • January 17, 2022
    Cathy Murphy says:
    I'm so sorry Major and Waylon. I've known Wilbur most of my life. He was such a fun person to be around. He will be greatly missed. I love you both and if there's anything I can do, I'm just a phone call away. I'll be praying for you both for God to give you Peace and Comfort. Love Cathy Sutton Murphy.

  • January 17, 2022
    Danny & Linda Woolard says:
    Prayers for the family. Wilbur was a good friend and he will be missed.

  • January 17, 2022
    Pam and Scott Everette says:
    Praying for you guys. We thought alot of Wilber and he will be greatly missed!

  • January 17, 2022
    BL and Emily Eborn says:
    Our family will miss Wilbur. Lots of good memories. Prayers for the family.

  • January 17, 2022
    Shelia Bowden says:
    Major and Sheila, I'm so sorry for your loss and my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Mr. Wilber will be missed by many!

  • January 17, 2022
    Mark and Nora Jo Woolard says:
    So sorry for your loss. Know that you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. May God continue to bless each of you.

  • January 16, 2022
    Crystal and Kevin Boyd says:
    Thinking of you allm Continued prayers for comfort in the days ahead.

  • January 16, 2022
    Austin & Titia Bridgeman says:

  • January 16, 2022
    Miss you brother. Lot of memories are surfacing. GOD blessed me by having you as a brother.

  • January 16, 2022
    Larry & Alta Jones says:
    Our throughs and prayers are with the family..

  • January 16, 2022
    Ronald and Lavaughn Bousquet says:
    Waylon, Ron and I were sorry to hear about your fathers' passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  • January 16, 2022
    pat and linwood rowe says:
    sorry for your loss

  • January 16, 2022
    Betty Lou Jones Ingalls says:
    Wilber and I go way back to grammer school.He was a nice easy going friend. Our prayers go out to His family for Peace and comfort from good memories of their time together.

  • January 16, 2022
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  • January 16, 2022
    Colon and Carol Alligood says:
    Our hearts are broken for Wilbur's sons Wayland and Major, his grandchildren, and all his family!! Please accept our deepest sympathies!! There will never be another Wilbur!! Prayers that God will give you peace!

  • January 16, 2022
    Arlene Boyd Morin says:
    May God keep His loving arms around this family and friends and help heal their grief. May your wonderful memories bring you comfort