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Patricia Ann Whitley

Patricia Ann Whitley, 79, of Monticello, passed away June 13, 2023, at Marion General Hospital in Columbia. She was born March 17, 1944, in Jackson.
Visitation will be held from 10 to 11 a.m., Saturday, June 24. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., June 24, at New Life Church located at 1095 FE Sellers Highway in Monticello. Bro. David Browder and Bro. Jay Thompson will officiate. Special music will be performed by Suzanne Thompson.
Patricia loved to fish and was always remodeling the house. She also loved to work with flowers. She loved to sew, raise animals, and crochet. Patricia also was the owner of Pop’s Place in Monticello in the early 2000s. She was very faithful in church work and working at the Franklinton Fair when the church had a booth by the stage.
Mawmaw had a lot of wisdom and knowledge that she passed down to the kids through many kitchen and living room conversations.
She was preceded in death by her son, David Whitley; father, Earnest Martin; and mother, Dessa “Mamie” Tucker Martin.
Survivors include her husband, Jimmy W Whitley Sr., of Monticello; sons, Jimmy W Whitley Jr. and Michael Whitley (Lisa), both of Monticello; daughter, Tammy Whitley King (Mike), of Monticello; and a daughter-in-law, Dona Whitley Marschke. She is survived by 15 grandchildren and many great-grandchildren, and she has great-great-grandbabies.