Lillie Whatley

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, October 7, 2009

Lillie Faye Whatley, 73, a resident of Prattville passed from this life on Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2009, surrounded by her loved ones.
Funeral services will bed held on Friday, Oct. 9 at 9:30 a.m. at the Chapel of Prattville Memorial, with Rev. Randy Tucker and Rev. Chuck Francisco officiating. Burial will follow at 2 p.m. in Currie-Jefferson Memorial Gardens in Hoover with Prattville Memorial Chapel directing.
Mrs. Whatley was a devoted mother and grandmother who was deeply loved and will be dearly missed. She was a federal civil service retiree of 30 plus years of service with the 42nd Civil Engineering Squadron’s logistics material control department.
Her parents, Hoyt F. and Veola Harley; one son, Gary Allen Whatley; one grandson, Brentley Esco; and one sister, Annie Mae Murphy, preceded her in death.
She is survived by one daughter, Donna Esco; three grandchildren, Brandon (Nichole) Esco, Brian Esco and Bradley Esco; two brothers, Miles (Hellon) Hartley and Melvin (Dot) Hartley; one sister-in-law, Carolyn (Willard) Moore; her mother-in-law, Mary Ratliff; a host of nieces and nephews; and numerous other extended family members and friends.
Serving as pallbearers will be Brian Hartley, Mike Hartley, Jeff Hartley, Bobby Blair, Joe Blair, and Ed Guy.
The family will receive friends at Prattville Memorial Chapel on Thursday from 5-7 p.m. To express an online condolence, visit