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Willis Carl Whaley

July 13, 1936 December 2, 2018
Willis Carl Whaley
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Obituary for Willis Carl Whaley

Willis Carl Whaley, age 82 of Sevierville, passed away Sunday, December 2, 2018. Willis had a great love for fishing, hunting and camping. In later years he looked forward to his Rook games with friends Charlie Ownby, Dobber Whaley, Paul Crain and son Phil, as well as his weekly visits with Delmar Shular.

He is preceded in death by his father Carl W. Whaley; mother Grace Ownby Whaley; brother Ronald Joe Whaley; and special aunts Myrtle Fox and Zelma Ownby.

Willis is survived by his wife, Jean S. Whaley; sons, Philip Whaley and fiancée, Carrie Sullivan, Larry J. Costner and wife, Sherry Costner; daughter, Claudia Kay Costner Crain and husband, Paul O. Crain; granddaughters, Kimberly Costner, Jessie Costner, Alison Bryson and husband, Jake Bryson; sister, Nancy Loveday and husband Garry; nephew, Chad Loveday; niece, Marty Riggins; many cousins; and special friends, Jimmy Lee and Edith McMahan.

The family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to his many caregivers including Clara Mullinax and Dorothy Bentley and to Glenda LaFollette for her unselfish commitment for over 30 years.

The family will receive friends 5-7 PM Thursday with funeral service to follow at 7 PM in the West Chapel of Atchley Funeral Home with Rev. Jerry Hyder officiating. A eulogy will be given by Charlie Ownby. Family and friends will meet 11 AM Friday in Smoky Mountain Memory Gardens for graveside service and interment. Military honors will be provided by American Legion Post #104. Online condolences may be left at www.atchleyfuneralhome.com


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Visitation

Thursday

6

Dec

5:00 PM 12/6/2018 5:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 12/6/2018 7:00:00 PM
Atchley Funeral Home

118 East Main St.
Sevierville, TN 37862

Atchley Funeral Home
118 East Main St. Sevierville 37862 TN
United States

Service

Thursday

6

Dec

7:00 PM 12/6/2018 7:00:00 PM
The West Chapel of Atchley Funeral Home
The West Chapel of Atchley Funeral Home
US

Graveside

Friday

7

Dec

11:00 AM 12/7/2018 11:00:00 AM
Smoky Mountain Memory Gardens

220 Emert Street
Pigeon Forge, TN 37863

Smoky Mountain Memory Gardens
220 Emert Street Pigeon Forge 37863 TN
United States
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