Presiding Elder Jimmy
October 23, 1950-
February 4, 2014
Columbus, Georgia- Presiding Elder Jimmy Whittlesey, 63, of 6432 Woodbriar Lane Midland, GA, died on Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at St. Francis Hospital.
Funeral services will be 11 am, Monday, February 10, 2014 at Perfect Praise Worship Center. Angela M. Davis, Pastor. Bishop Marshall L. Graham will officiate. Burial with military honors will follow in Ft. Mitchell National Cemetery, Ft. Mitchell, AL. Visitation will be today from 1 pm until 4 pm, according to Sconiers Funeral Home, 836 5th Ave. Columbus, GA.
Elder Whittlesey was born October 23, 1950 in Columbus, GA the son of Otis Whittlesey Sr. and Peggy Owens Whittlesey. He was a 1968 graduate of Spencer High School. Mr. Whittlesey held a degree from Troy State University. He was a U.S. Army veteran and worked civil service at Ft. Benning, GA. He was the Pastor of Christ Holy Temple Church and Presiding Elder over the West Georgia District with the Church of Christ Written in Heaven.
Survivors include a devoted wife, Vicky Whittlesey, four sons, Marlon (Naomi) Whittlesey, Jeremy Whittlesey, LaMarcus Whittlesey and Nehemiah Whittlesey, a daughter, Sonya Whittlesey Parker, a brother, Walter Charles (Lula) Whittlesey Sr., two sisters, Margaret Whittlesey Wiley, and Bettie Ann (Albert) Currin- Hudson, ten grandchildren, and other relatives.
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Published in Columbus Ledger-Enquirer on Feb. 9, 2014