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 Virginia <I>Whatley</I> Sloan

Virginia Whatley Sloan

Death 29 Oct 2012 (aged 93)
Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama, USA
Burial Scottsboro, Jackson County, Alabama, USA
Memorial ID 100006559 · View Source
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Virginia Whatley Sloan, age 93 of Scottsboro, died Monday, October 29, 2012 at Huntsville Hospital.
Visitation will be held from 11:00am until 1:00pm Saturday, November 3, 2012 at the First United Methodist Church of Scottsboro, followed by the funeral service at 1:00pm. Burial will be in Cedar Hill Cemetery with Scottsboro Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
She is survived by daughters; Carol (Ernest) Fite of Florence, AL and Suzanne (Cecil) Taylor of Columbus, GA , grandsons; Heath (April) Fite of Birmingham, AL, Kevin (Jen) Fite of Potsdam, NY, Adam Hobson of New York, NY.
She was preceded in death by her husband of sixty years, William Sloan, parents; Sherman John and Maude Thomas Whatley, brothers; Byron and Charles Whatley and sisters; Sue Lea and Jean Freeman.
Mrs. Sloan was raised in Jackson County and attended Pisgah High School where she was a member of the 1937 state championship girls basketball team with a season record of 31 - 8. She attended Snead College and received her degree from Jacksonville State University. She taught for 33 years , 30 of those years at Scottsboro High School where she was cheerleader sponsor for many years.
Mrs. Sloan was active in both her church and community, working with Girl Scouts as well as the Chamber of Commerce. She was a member of the Retired Teachers Association, an honorary life member of the American Association of University Women and a member for 48 years of Rho Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma.
Memorial contributions may be made to Scottsboro First United Methodist Church, 1105 S. Broad Street, Scottsboro, Al 35768 or to the Page Auditorium Restoration Fund in care of Scottsboro City Schools, 305 S. Scott Street, Scottsboro, AL 35768.
Information provided by Scottsboro Funeral Home, internet

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  • Created by: Sidney Allen
  • Added: 1 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100006559
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Virginia Whatley Sloan (2 Feb 1919–29 Oct 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100006559, citing Cedar Hill Cemetery, Scottsboro, Jackson County, Alabama, USA ; Maintained by Sidney Allen (contributor 46825800) .