|Birth: ||Jun. 22, 1926|
|Death: ||Feb. 29, 2006|
WILMA WHITNEY - PRESS-DISPATCH, PETERSBURG, jANUARY 2006
Wilma R. Whitney, 79, of Petersburg, died Sunday, Jan. 29, 2006, at Good Samaritan Nursing Home in Oakland City.
She was born in Pike County, June 22, 1926, the daughter of the late Welborn and Grace (Elder) Ross. She was a member of Petersburg General Baptist Church.
Surviving are a daughter, Ruth Whitney of Silt, CO; a son, Gerry Whitney of Winslow; two sisters, Ethel Hayden of Bloomington and Joetta Gudorf of Winslow; a brother, Kenneth White of Ridge Way, SC; stepmother, Josephine Ross of Winslow; two stepbrothers, Marvin and Donald Nelson, both of Winslow; eight grandchildren; two stepgrandchildren, and three great grandchildren.
Her parents, a son, Larry T. Whitney, a sister, Thelma Nolan, and three brothers, Marvin, John and Junior Ross, preceded her in death.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. (Pike County time) Thursday, Feb. 2, 2006, at Curtis Funeral Home in Winslow with Rev. Chalmer Burden officiating. Burial will be at Sunset Cemetery in Winslow. Visitation will be Wednesday, Feb. 1 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Created by: Linda Daffron
Record added: Jun 16, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38401597
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