Vina Jane <I>Boring</I> Whitehead

Vina Jane Boring Whitehead

Blount County, Tennessee, USA
Death 20 Oct 2002 (aged 97)
Tallassee, Blount County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Tallassee, Blount County, Tennessee, USA
Memorial ID 13983268 · View Source
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Vina Jane (Boring) Whitehead, age 97 of Tallassee, passed away Sunday, October 20, 2002 at Asbury Place Health Care Center. She was an active member of Happy Valley Missionary Baptist Church for 87 years. Preceded in death by husband, Elder James A. (Jim) Whitehead; parents, Thomas H. (Boy) and Martha (Blevins) Boring; step-mother, Sally (Gourley) Boring; brothers, Clyde, Mark, Luke, Clay, Walter, Burley, and Charles Boring; sisters, Myrtice Beasley, Ina Mae Bryant, and Loretta Boring.

Survivors: sons and daughters-in-laws, Rev. Beecher and Janette Whitehead of Tallassee, Benny and Ann Whitehead of Maryville; grandchildren and spouses, Belinda and Mark Wilcox of Maryville, Pamela and Frank Daniel of Knoxville, Scott Whitehead of Knoxville, and Jennifer Whitehead of Knoxville; great-grandchildren, Sacha Martin, Erica, Kayla, and Tessa Wilcox, Beecher and Katie Daniel; brother, Paul D. Boring of Dalton, Ga.; sister, Maggie (Mrs. Ernest) Hearon of Tallassee; several nieces and nephews. Funeral service 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 23, 2002 at Happy Valley Missionary Baptist Church, Rev. Beecher Whitehead officiating. Mrs. Whitehead will lie in state 1 hour prior to the service at the church. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Family will receive friends 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday at Miller Funeral Home, Maryville.

John & Rachel MURRAY Boring --> Absolom & Nancy Jane HARRISON Boring --> Thomas Henry "Boy" & Martha BLEVINS Boring --> Vina

Sherman's lineage:
Tom & Sarah Whitehead --> Tom & Elizabeth OAKS Whitehead --> Andrew Jackson & Elizabeth Jane BORING Whitehead -->
Willliam M & Cordelia BEASLEY Whitehead -->
Rev. James Allen & Vina BORING Whitehead -->
Sherman Dewey

John & Rachel MURRAY Boring --> Elizabeth Jane BORING m Andrew Jackson Whitehead

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  • Created by: Claudia (Whitehead) Carson
  • Added: 17 Apr 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial 13983268
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Vina Jane Boring Whitehead (20 Jul 1905–20 Oct 2002), Find a Grave Memorial no. 13983268, citing Happy Valley Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery, Tallassee, Blount County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Claudia (Whitehead) Carson (contributor 46836473) .