Valdosta Daily Times

Obituaries

March 17, 2013

Myrtle Bennett Whittington

-- — Mrs. Myrtle Bennett Whittington, 79, passed away Sunday, March 17, 2013 in the Clinch HealthCare, following an extended illness.

Mrs. Whittington was born Nov. 2, 1933 in DuPont, Ga., to the late William Jefferson Bennett and Annie Bell McRae Bennett. She was a member of the Shiloh Southern Congregational Methodist Church and had worked at Acme Pharmacy. She was preceded in death by her husband: Horace Jefferson Whittington; two sisters, Ethelle Smith and Wiona Kinnon; two brothers: Dixon Bennett and Rudolph Bennett.  

Survivors are one daughter and a son-in-law: Gail and Ronnie Gilliard, Homerville; two sons and daughters-in-law: Glynn “Weasel” and Lynn Whittington and Billy and Deborah Whittington, Valdosta; one brother and sister-in-law: Dempsey and Janice Bennett, Homerville; six grandchildren: Chris and Stacy Kendrick, Roy and Michelle Burkett, Zack and Gigi Kendrick, Shanna Lankford, Jeff Whittington and Annie Whittington; five great grandchildren: Zoe Kendrick, Ivy Kendrick, Brooks Burkett, Baylee Burkett and Auden Lankford; and a number of other relatives and a special caregiver and sister-in-law: Ruth Zenick.

Funeral services for Mrs. Whittington will be held Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at two o’clock from the Shiloh Southern Congregational Methodist Church.

Interment will be in the Shiloh Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Tuesday night from 6 til 8 p.m. at the funeral home.  Mrs. Whittington will be carried to the church one hour prior to the services.

Sympathy maybe expressed by signing the online registry at www.roundtreefuneralhome.net. — Roundtree Funeral Home.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • James Dickson.jpg USAF CMSgt (ret) James Laurel ‘Dick’ Dickson

    USAF CMSgt (ret) James Laurel “Dick” Dickson, 80, of Valdosta, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, July 28, 2014.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • Natanie Gjertsen.jpg Natalie J. Gjertsen

    Natalie J. Gjertsen, 78, of Valdosta, went to be with her Lord on Saturday, July 26, 2014.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • Griffin.jpg Charles Lamar Griffin

    Charles Lamar Griffin, 70, of Lake Park, passed away Monday, July 28, 2014, at South Georgia Medical Center.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • Albert P  McLane.jpg Albert Phillip McLane

    Albert was born in Valdosta, where he spent his childhood with his parents, Carson and Philena McLane, and his three siblings.

    July 30, 2014 1 Photo

  • James Lamar Griffin

    James Lamar Griffin, 85, of Adel, passed away July 28, 2014.

    July 30, 2014

  • Linda Sue Spicer

    Linda Sue Spicer, 68, of Nashville, Ga., died Monday, July 28, 2014, at SGMC Berrien Campus.

    July 30, 2014

  • Jack Felton Williams Jr.

    Jack Felton Williams Jr., 77, of Morven, Ga., died Monday, July 28, 2014.

    July 30, 2014

  • Bonnie Gerlock Murajda

    Bonnie Gerlock Murajda, 67, of Bogart, Ga., passed away on Sunday, July 27, 2014.

    July 30, 2014

  • Mother Hazel B. Stacks

    Mother Hazel B. Stacks, was born Jan. 27, 1920, to the late George and Rose Baker in Lowndes County, Ga. She transitioned this life on Sunday, July 27, 2014.

    July 30, 2014

  • Charles Griffin

    Charles Griffin, 70, of Lake Park, passed away Monday, July 28, 2014 in South Georgia Medical Center.

    July 28, 2014

Top News
Poll

Do you agree with the millage rate increases?

Yes. We need to maintain services
No. Services should have been cut.
     View Results