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Mr. Willie Hairston, 76, 415 Memory Lane, Martinsville, VA died February 15, 2018. Funeral services will be held 12:30 p.m. Thursday, February 22, 2018 at Perry-Spencer Funeral Home Chapel in Madison. The family will receive friends from 12 to 12:30 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. 

Willie quietly and serenely departed this life on Thursday evening, February 15, 2018 at his home.  He was born January 14, 1942 in Henry County, Virginia to the late Steven (Matt) Hairston and Lillie Belle Hairston.  Willie attended George Washington Carver High School, Class of 1960.  He moved to Hackensack, NJ at an early age, where he lived for seventeen years.  After returning back to Henry County, he worked at Stanley Furniture Company, where he was a loyal and dedicated employee until his retirement with over 40 years of service.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Vivian D. Hairston, four brothers, Willard (Cleve) Hairston, Posie Phillip Hairston, Herman Hairston and Larry Dillard.  He leaves to cherish his loving memory: three children; Harold “Buster” Martin and Sherri Searcy both of Madison, NC, Jeannie Hairston of Winston Salem, NC, step-daughter; Gale McEnhimer (Connell) of Rocky Mt, VA, four grandchildren; Shannon Searcy, Cameron Martin, Connell McEnhimer, Jr.,  Bryan McEnhimer, one great-granddaughter; Mic-Kayla McEnhimer, brother; Lonnie Dillard of Eden, NC, three sisters; Gwendolyn Hatcher, Karla Dillard both of New York, Shirley Hairston of Martinsville, VA, a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.


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  • Monday, February 19, 2018
    Our staff will continue to keep your family in our prayers. We thank you for allowing us to serve your family.
    ~ Perry - Spencer Funeral Home, Inc.
  • Tuesday, February 20, 2018
    To, Willie. children I share you grief. I have know him over 55 years. he was a very good person. He, married my sister Vivian Dennis. we, all were in NY and NJ. I PRAY GOD, GIVE YOU PEACE . GOD, BLESS EVERY ONE
    ~ Fairy dennis williams   hackensaack, NJ
  • Wednesday, February 21, 2018
    You're in our prayers. God bless you.
    ~ Williemae Harris   Martinsville, VA
  • Wednesday, February 21, 2018
    So sorry for your loss. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers
    ~ Angie Wood   Eden, NC
  • Wednesday, February 21, 2018
    So sorry for your loss. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers
    ~ Angie Wood   Eden, NC
  • Wednesday, February 21, 2018
    So sorry for your loss. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers
    ~ Angie Wood   Eden, NC
  • Tuesday, February 27, 2018
    I will miss you dear willie, Rest in Peace my buddy. You won't be forgotten.
    ~ Jackie Simmons   bassett, VA
  • Tuesday, February 20, 2018
    Praying for your family during this difficult time.
    ~ Leth & Marian Hairston   Martinsville, VA
  • Tuesday, February 20, 2018
    Our prayers are with the family at this time.
    ~ King Family   Martinsville, VA