Beverly "Bev" J. Whinnery
September 29, 1927 - July 15, 2014
Murrells Inlet and Barefoot Bay, FL
Beverly J. Whinnery, 86, of Murrells Inlet, SC and Barefoot Bay, FL died on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at the Tidelands Community Hospice in Georgetown, SC. She is survived by her daughter Joanne (Cindy) of Murrells Inlet, SC. Bev was predeceased by her husband, J. Burton and son Scott, who both died in 1976.
Bev was born on September 29, 1927 in Troy, NY and was the daughter of Edward White and granddaughter of Lily White of Schagticoke, NY. She graduated from Lansingburgh High School in 1945. She and her husband Burt were married for 30 years and happily raised their family in Speigletown, NY. Bev also lived in Lake George, NY for several years as well as summers in Saratoga Springs, NY and Dennisport, MA. For the past 20 years Bev lived winters in Barefoot Bay, FL and for the past 5 summers in Murrells Inlet, SC.
She leaves many good friends in all of these places.
Known for her sense of humor, inner strength, unquenchable curiosity and determined spirit, Bev showed her daughter and those around her, how to love and live life very well through happy and difficult times.
A memorial celebration of her life will be held at a later date.
Memorial Donations may be made to Tidelands Hospice 2591 N. Fraser St., Georgetown, SC 29440 or the Grand Strand Humane Society, 3241 Mister Joe White Ave, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577.
Her daughter and Cindy would like to thank the Tidelands Hospice staff, both community and residence, for their kind and compassionate care of Bev.
Condolences may be found at: www.burroughsfh.com.
Burroughs Funeral Home of Murrells Inlet, SC is in charge of services.
Burroughs Funeral Home
3558 Old Kings Hwy Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
Published in The Sun News on July 17, 2014