Donald Whatley, Sr.

Published 10:55 am Friday, January 12, 2018

Donald Whatley, Sr.
Pell City

Funeral service for Mr. Donald Whatley, Sr. will be Tuesday, Jan. 16 at 10 a.m. from the Chapel of Kilgroe Funeral Home. The burial will follow the service at Alabama National Cemetery in Montevallo at 1:15 p.m. The family will receive friends on Monday, Jan. 15 from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Mr. Whatley passed away Wednesday, January 10 at the VA Medical Center.

Survivors include his wife of 48 years, Pauline Whatley; three sons, Donald Whatley (Earla), Michael Monroe Whatley (Debra), and Daniel Ray “Chico” Whatley; two daughters, Bonnie Colleen Whatley and Donna Michelle Whatley; one sister, Frankie Whatley; one brother-in-law, W.M. Grimes; one great aunt, Pud Dunnaway; eight grandchildren; four great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his parents, F.M. and Mary Whatley; three brothers, Hubert, Joe, and Shorty Whatley; and a grandson, Sunny Kenneth Wilson.

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Kilgroe Funeral Home – Pell City will direct the service.