Carolyn W. Whitney

Published 12:00 am Sunday, February 1, 2009

Carolyn “Peaches” W. Whitney died Saturday, Jan. 31, 2009, at River Region Medical Center in Vicksburg. She was 62.

Ms. Whitney was born in Yazoo City, and was a member of Greater Mount Lebanon M.B. Church. She was a homemaker and worked for Bell South for 15 years as well as Cooper Lighting.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Eddie Lowe; and parents, Willie White Sr. and Velma Walker White.

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Survivors include her husband, Charles E. Whitney Sr. of Vicksburg; a son, Donnie Lowe of Vicksburg; a daughter, Greta Lowe Wardley of Vicksburg; a brother, Willie White Jr. of Yazoo City; two sisters, Ollie White Kirkland and Velma White Rush, both of Yazoo City; 11 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren.

W.H. Jefferson Funeral Home has charge of the arrangements.