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F. E. ‘Pete’ Wylie


F. E. “Pete” Wylie, 75, of Cabot died Monday, July 1, 2013. He was born June 19, 1938 in Cabot to the late Elmer Homer and Florence Turnbow Wylie. Mr. Wylie was a lineman for GTE for 18 years. He was a member of the Optimist Club and of the Baptist faith. In addition to his parents, Wylie was preceded in death by his sisters, Donie W. Goforth, Thelma Buchanan Roach, and Doris W. Roach and his brother, Lowman Wylie.

Wylie is survived by his wife of 53 years, Hazel Keister Wylie; and children, Tony Gene Wylie, Tamra Wylie Gray and her husband, James and Terri Wylie Detar, all of Cabot; four granddaughters; two great granddaughters; and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m., Saturday, July 6, 2013, in the chapel of Moore’s Cabot Funeral Home, with burial to follow at Mount Carmel Cemetery. Brother Tom Heffner will officiate the services. Visitation will be from 6:00-8:00 p.m., Friday, July 5, 2013 at the funeral home. Arrangements by Moore’s Cabot Funeral Home (501-843-5816.

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