Lessie Elizabeth Whitaker (GROVETOWN, Ga.)


GROVETOWN, Ga. - Lessie Elizabeth Whitaker, 96, entered into rest Wednesday, July 7, 2010. Graveside services will be held at 2:00 PM Saturday, July 10, 2010 in the Snellings Family Cemetery with the Rev. Brian Martin officiating. Mrs. Whitaker was born in Columbia County and had retired from the Hollingsworth Candy Company. She was the oldest member of Grovetown Presbyterian Church. She was loved by many. Survivors include her son Jackie Whitaker, Grovetown; a sister Ruby Cliett, Grovetown; grandchildren Don Whitaker, Debra Ann Whitaker, Dwayne Whitaker, David Whitaker and Dennith Chris Whitaker; 10 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren. Visitation will be held on Friday evening from 7 to 9 PM at Starling Funeral Home, Hwy 78, Harlem, Ga. Please visit www.starlingfuneralhome.com to sign online guestbook. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-July 9, 2010