Wayman F. Wherry, 82, of Star City died on September 18, 2016 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff.

He was retired from the United States Army as a SFC.

Mr. Wherry was born on August 19, 1934 in Bradley County to the late Grover Cleveland and Eunice Ann Totty Wherry.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Emma Bangert Wherry.

Survivors include his brother and sister-in-law, Robert and Margarete Tolar of Madison, Florida; a nephew, Michael and Melanie Tolar of Madison, Florida; great-nieces, Sharon Kaitlyn Ortega and Alison Faith King; great great-nephews, Benicia Ortega and Julio Ortega.

There will be no service at this time. Interment wlll be in Cypress Memorial Gardens in Pine Bluff.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the National Audubon Society, 4500 Springer Blvd., Little Rock, AR 72206.

Arrangements by Griffin Funeral Service in Star City.