Steven T. Whitley

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, November 6, 2007

WINDSOR—Steven Thomas Whitley, 50, of the 20000 block of Orbit Road, died Nov. 1, 2007, in Sentara Obici Hospital.

Mr. Whitley was a lifelong native of Isle of Wight County, he was the son of the late William M. Whitley.

He had been employed as a warehouseman for Gwaltney Meat Packing in Smithfield. He enjoyed sports, especially the Washington Redskins and the Boston Red Sox.

Survivors include his mother, Louise Pippins Whitley of Windsor; four sisters and brothers-in-law, Shirley W. and Gary Barncord of Columbia, N.C., JoAnne W. Dennis of Windsor, Sue W. and Robert Goerger of Windsor, Darlene Whitley and Larry Winstead, of Suffolk; a brother and sister-in-law, William M. Whitley Jr. and wife Robin of Chesapeake; seven nieces and nephews.

A graveside service was held Sunday in Woodland Church Cemetery with the Rev. Robert F. Cofield Jr. officiating.

The family requests that memorial donations be made to the General Fund of Woodland United Methodist Church, 20051 Orbit Road, Windsor, VA 23487. Harrell and Hill Funeral Home, Suffolk, served

the family.