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William "Billy" Wiseman

January 6, 1944 November 26, 2017
William "Billy" Wiseman
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Obituary for William "Billy" Wiseman

DURHAM: William “Billy” Wiseman, 73, passed away on Sunday, November 26, 2017 at his home in Durham. He was born in Durham, the son of the late Willie Le Wiseman and Daphine Elizabeth Crenshaw Wiseman. In addition to his parents, Billy was also predeceased by his wife, Cheryl Jeanne Phares Wiseman; and granddaughter, Kellie Lynn Brady.

Mr. Wiseman was the co-owner and operator or Ninth Street Produce with his dad during the 1960’s and 1970’s. He retired from Pike Electric in Raleigh. He loved building tractors and tractor pulling with the Orange County Pullers.

Mr. Wiseman is survived by his daughter, Joni Brady; sisters, Carrol Wiseman, Betsy Maynard (Kenneth); and brother-in-law, Brant Massey.

The family will receive friend from 6 to 8pm on Wednesday, November 29th at Clements Funeral Home in Durham. A funeral service will be held at 2pm on Thursday, November 30th at Clements Funeral Chapel in Durham with Mr. Caleb Finley officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Grove Memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to The American Diabetes Association: P.O. Box 15829, Arlington, VA 22215 or The American Heart Association: 4217 Park Place Ct. Glen Allen, VA 23060-9979

The family is being assisted by Clements Funeral Service, Inc. in Durham. Online condolences may be made at

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6:00 PM 11/29/2017 6:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 11/29/2017 8:00:00 PM
Clements Funeral Home

1105 Broad St.
Durham, NC 27705

Clements Funeral Home
1105 Broad St. Durham 27705 NC
United States

Funeral Service




2:00 PM 11/30/2017 2:00:00 PM
Clements Funeral Chapel in Durham

1105 Broad Street
Durham, NC 27705

Clements Funeral Chapel in Durham
1105 Broad Street Durham 27705 NC
United States

Cemetery Details


Oak Grove Memorial Gardens Final Resting Place

3712 Cheek Road
Durham, North Carolina 27704

3712 Cheek Road Durham 27704 North Carolina
United States

Memorial Contribution

American Heart Association

4217 Park Place Court
Glen Allen, VA 23060- 9979

American Diabetes Association


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