Adams County, Ohio Obituaries
Funeral service for George Whitley, 35, Route 1, Peebles, was to be help at 2 pm Monday at Pine Top Church under direction of the Smith Funeral Home, Bainbridge. The Rev. Howard Fannon was to officiate and burial was to follow in Cynthiana Cemetery. Pallbears were James Vandemark, Tom Johnson, Elijah Scaff, Gary Whitley, Donnie Cross, and Rick Perkins. Mr. Whitley, a member of the Pine Top Church, died unexpectedly Friday evening at his home. A native Pike Countian, he was born Feb. 13, 1941, to Raymond and Anna Blanch Dalton Whitley. On March 19, 1960, he was married to the former Rose Riddle, who survives. Also surviving are his father, Route 2, Bainbridge; a son, George Michael; and a daughter, Sandra Lynn, at home; six sisters, Mrs. Nellie Seely, Toledo; Mrs Thelma May, West Union; Mrs. Beulah Keaton, Xenia; Mrs. Mary Barber, Lyndon; and Mrs. Beatrice Keaton and Mrs. Ruth Cross, both of Bainbridge; and two brothers, Raymond Jr and John Willie, Bainbridge. He was preceeded in death by his mother, Anna, and a brother, Edward.
SOURCE: Chillicothe Gazette, Chillicothe, Ohio; January 31, 1977