James “Jim” Thomas Whitley, age 84, of Monroe, GA, passed away on
November 3, 2020. He was born in Walton County on May 31, 1936 to the
late Annie Williams Whitley and the late Arthur Whitley. He was preceded
in death by his first wife, the late Patricia Whitley.
He is survived by wife, Barbara “Lou” Whitley of Monroe; sons and
daughters-in-law: Mark and Ginger Whitley of Monroe; Ken and Jobeth
Akins of Ripley, MS; brother and sister-in-law, Harry and Linda Whitley
of El Paso, TX; grandchildren: Haley and Matthew McDonald of Dacula, GA,
Micah and Hailey Whitley of Eagle, CO, Chancey Whitley of Monroe, Kinnon
Akins of Ripley, MS, Benjamin Akins of Ripley, MS; great grandchildren:
Molly Grace McDonald, Charlotte Anne McDonald, and Baker Whitley.
A visitation and funeral service will be held on Sunday, November 8,
2020 at 2:00 pm at Walker Baptist Church. The visitation will be held
from 12:00 pm until 2:00 pm, and the funeral service will begin at 2:00
pm with Rev. Jeff Box officiating. Interment will follow at Queen
In lieu of flowers, those desiring may make contributions to Walker
Baptist Church (PO Box 885, Monroe, GA 30655).
Meadows Funeral Home, Inc. is in charge of arrangements. Please sign the
guestbook online at www.meadowsfuneralhomeinc.com.
Reposted courtesy of Meadows Funeral Home.