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Lillie Bertha (Groves) Whaley

February 21, 1927 ~ August 8, 2017 (age 90)

The Piano Brothers

     Lillie Bertha Groves Whaley, 90, daughter of the late Jeremiah & Bertha Groves passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Tuesday August 8, 2017.

     Mrs. Whaley was preceded in death by her parents Jeremiah & Bertha Groves, husband Alton Whaley (Bud), siblings: Magolda, Pauline, Henry, Walter, Ralph, Josephine, Marietta, Mable, Mary Emily & Jeremiah, daughter Sheila Batson-Lang and grandchildren: LaSheena, Michael, Shanna, Stacey and Tracey.

     Lillie gave her life to the Lord at an early age.  She was a member of Bethel A.M.E. Church in Milford and a former member of Wesley Chapel UM Church in Slaughter Neck, DE.  Lillie was a factory worker for many years before retiring to help care for her grandchildren.

     Lillie is survived by 3 daughters & 3 sons: Sandi Watson (Charles) Frederica, DE, Blanche Hall (Granville), Milton, DE, Marneeta Akins (Jeffrey), Harrington, DE, Alton Whaley, Jr., Milton, DE, Jeremiah Whaley (Paulette), West Chester, PA & Camuel Whaley, Milton, DE; 16 grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren & 7 great great grandchildren

     Funeral services will be Saturday, August 12, 2017 at 12 Noon at Bethel AME Church, 205 NW 4th Street, Milford, DE where there will be a viewing from 10 am to 12 pm.  Burial will follow in Old Hickory Cemetery, Lincoln/Slaughter Neck, DE.  The family would like to extend a sincere thank you to the entire staff of Milford Manor Nursing Home for the care and love shown to our mother. Online condolences may be made via www.pippinfuneralhome.com.

 


 Service Information

Viewing
Saturday
August 12, 2017

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Bethel A.M.E. Church
205 NW 4th Street
Milford, DE 19963

Funeral Service
Saturday
August 12, 2017

12:00 PM
Bethel A.M.E. Church
205 NW 4th Street
Milford, DE 19963


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