First Presbyterian Church
166 Poplar Ave
Memphis, TN 38103
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Steve Dale Whitney

1953 - 2017 Obituary Condolences
Steve Dale Whitney Obituary
Steve Dale Whitney

Memphis, TN

Steven Dale Whitney, 63, of Memphis, TN was born July 16, 1953 and died May 17, 2017. Steve was a beloved son, brother, uncle, and friend. After a long battle with Type 1 Diabetes, he passed peacefully in his sleep at his home in Town Village Audubon Park. The thing that stood out most about Steve was his indelible spirit. He was born in Washington D.C. In 1961 he and his family moved to Memphis. Steve attended Snowden School. There he excelled in athletics and continued to do so at Central High School from which he graduated in 1971. He then attended Memphis State (University of Memphis) and pledged ATO. Steve had a career as an investment banker. He was preceded in death by his parents, Richard and Virginia Whitney; his brother, Doug Whitney; his sisters, Judy Clark and Pat Wofford; and his nephew, David Wofford. Steve is survived by his nieces and nephews, Scott Clark of Ft. Laramie, WY; Sarah Clark Washburn, (Kevin) of Denver, CO; Andrew Wofford (Callie) of Memphis, TN; Chrissy Weber of Black, Mountain, NC; Adam Whitney (Leia) of Austin, TX; and Ryan Whitney of Houston, TX, as well as a number of great-nieces and nephews. He will be dearly missed. A Memorial Service will be held, at First Presbyterian Church, 166 Poplar Avenue, Memphis, TN, on Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 3 p.m.
Published in The Commercial Appeal on June 11, 2017
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