BONEVILLE — Mrs. Frances Virginia Whitaker, 80, died Nov. 17, 2011.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 19, 2011, in the Beggs Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Allen Holbrook and the Rev. Todd Cook officiating. Interment followed in the Boneville United Methodist Church Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Shane Chalker, Kevin Chalker, Daniel Milburn, Matt Milburn, Clint Fain, Tony Holloway, David Smith and Scott Cavnor.
Mrs. Whitaker was a lifelong resident of McDuffie County and the daughter of the late Robert Lee Radford and the late Linnie Phillips Radford. She was a homemaker and a member of New Hope Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband, Claude Pete Whitaker of Boneville; son, Ken Gilmer and wife, Jennifer of Thomson; daughters, Diane Chalker and husband, Joey of Thomson, Bobbie Jean Shelnutt and husband, Roger, of Columbia, S.C., Etta Ruth Cook of Thomson; eight grandchildren, Shane Chalker, Kevin Chalker, Daniel Milburn, Matt Milburn, Trey Shelnutt, Derek Shelnutt, Brooke Prichard and Erica Cook, and six great-grandchildren.
Beggs Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.