Glenn Whaley, 71, of Lewisburg, died Friday morning, July 25, 2014, at his home in Lewisburg.
Mr. Whaley was born in Marshall County and was a son of the late Milton Clyde and Elizabeth Jones Whaley. He was a member of Farmington United Methodist Church. Mr. Whaley retired in 2011 after 45 years as owner and operator of Glenn Whaley Body Shop in Lewisburg. After retirement he continued farming and enjoying his passion for antique cars.
Mr. Whaley is survived by his wife of 49 years, Shirley Ann Whaley of Lewisburg; two daughters, Carolyn Ann (Joe) Hudson and Mary (Bill) Mathis, both of Lewisburg; sisters, Macie Russell, Jenny Jett, Kathy Davis, Ceretha Pardee, and Audrie Adams, all of Lewisburg, and Nancy Darnell of Eagleville; brothers, Milton Whaley, Jesse Whaley, and Travis Whaley, all of the Farmington Community, Calvin Whaley of the Wheel Community, and Rufus Whaley of the Laws Hill Community; grandchildren, Jordan Hudson, Jacob Hudson, Sarah Burgess, Savannah Burgess, Shaun Burgess, and Abigail Mathis; stepgrandchildren, Ashley Burgess, Alicia Coy, Bill Mathis Jr., and Austin Mathis; great-grandchildren, Julianna Burgess and Holder Hudson; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were conducted Sunday, July 27, from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home with Bro. Don McCullough officiating. Burial followed in Whaley Cemetery in the Farmington Community.
For those who wish, memorial donations may be made to Farmington United Methodist Church, c/o Jenny Jett, 935 Snell Road, Lewisburg, TN 37091.
Lawrence Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Chapel Hill, in charge of arrangements.