|William W. "Bill" Whitney, Sr|
|Birth: ||Mar. 13, 1919|
|Death: ||Dec. 6, 2012|
Kings Mountain – William W. "Bill" Whitney, Sr., 93, passed away on Thursday, December 6, 2012 at Cleveland Regional Medical Center.
Bill was born in Huntington, West Virginia a son of the late Wallace B. Whitney and Emma Showalter Whitney. He was retired as construction engineer and consultant engineer for Ralph Whitehead and Associates in Charlotte. He was a member of Mary's Grove United Methodist Church and served his country during WWII in the US 8th Army Air Force in the Civil Engineer Corp and US Naval Reserves as a tail gunner.
In addition to his parents Bill was preceded in death by his daughter, Diane Whitney Bromeier and a grandson.
Survivors include his wife of 40 years, Faye Carpenter Whitney of the home; a son and daughter-in-law William Wallace Whitney, Jr. and Gwen of Gulf Shore, Alabama; a son-in-law Edward of Raleigh; a sister Isabell Staver of Virginia Beach, VA; also surviving are several grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Visitation will be on Saturday, December 8, 2012 from 9:45 until 10:45am at Mary's Grove United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall.
A Graveside Service will be held at 11:00am at Mary's Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Charlene Hutchings officiating.
Memorials may be made to Mary's Grove United Methodist Church, 1223 Mary's Grove Church Road, Kings Mountain, NC 28086.
Stamey~Cherryville Funeral Home is serving the Whitney family.
Marys Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Mike
Record added: Dec 06, 2012
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