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Saturday, 26 December 2020 14:07

Shirley Acton Whitby

Shirley Acton Whitby, age 82, of Lawrenceville, VA, passed away at her home on Thursday, December 24, 2020. Born in Missouri, she was the youngest of 17 children born to the late William Greenberry and Sarah Lillian Calvin Acton. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Pamela Kay Whitby. She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Willie Clifton Whitby; a son, Tim Whitby; a daughter, April Whitby Williams (Jimmy); grandchildren, J.C. Williams (Brennan), Roger Gerome Craft, II, Robert Andrew Craft (Crystal), and Jessica Lane Whitby, as well as several great-grandchildren, one brother, and one sister. The family is planning a private memorial service. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Central Rescue Squad, PO Box 386, Gasburg, VA 23857 or Gasburg Volunteer Fire Department, PO Box 225, Gasburg, VA 23857.
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  • Comment Link Claudine (From Kansas City) Sunday, 10 January 2021 17:03 posted by Claudine (From Kansas City)

    I'm trying to let you know how much I will miss Aunt Shirley I will miss being able to talk to her on special occasions and whenever I had something I wanted her to know about I loved her so much we had a long history together growing up.

  • Comment Link Candy Bryant Sunday, 27 December 2020 03:09 posted by Candy Bryant

    Tim, I am keeping you and your family in my prayers. May you find comfort in God's love and the memories you hold dear and close.

  • Comment Link Bruce Mayton Saturday, 26 December 2020 20:21 posted by Bruce Mayton

    I will miss you Aunt Shirley. I will miss our talks on the phone. Give my Mom a big hug and kiss for me when you get to Heaven. I love you!

  • Comment Link Gary E. Frye Saturday, 26 December 2020 15:13 posted by Gary E. Frye

    Caring, Deepest sympathy to the entire family. Prayer for comfort and strength. God Bless You All.

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