Obituary: Effie Whitley
Effie Elizabeth Hooten Whitley, 97, of Franklin, Tenn., died July 13, 2013.
She was a lifelong member of West Main Church of Christ and member of the Hillsboro Homemakers Club. Mrs. Whitley was a longtime employee of Gray Drug Store.
She was preceded in death by parents, Church and Essie Cotton Hooten; husband, Ellis Whitley; sister, Alice Mae Brenneman; nephew, Dennis Brenneman. Mrs. Whitley is survived by dearest of friends and caregivers, Sherri and James Wise; friends, Joey and Lena Davis and the entire Davis family.
Funeral services were conducted July 15, 2013 at Williamson Memorial Funeral Home, Dan Tholen officiating. Interment was in Mt. Hope Cemetery.
Active pallbearers were Bobby Hope, Rusty Inman, Billy Lovett, Jimmy Luckett, Bill Sparks, James Wise, Thomas Baker and Todd Davis. Honorary pallbearers were B.F. Inman, Harold Williams and Fred Luther, Jr., James and Dorothy Lee Rader, Dr. Kenneth Dodge and caregivers at NHC Healthcare of Franklin.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or the American Heart Association.
Arrangements are by Williamson Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Franklin.
07/18/2013, Williamson Herald
Posted on: 7/15/2013