Edna Ruth Whaley

Posted

Edna Ruth Whaley, 93, of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, May 9, 2019, in a local hospital.

She attended New Hope Primitive Baptist Church.

She retired from AT&T after 35 years, and was an active member of the Communication Workers of America.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, Cayce A. Whaley; parents, Roy Gates and Rose Lawson Gates; brother, Earl Wilkey; and sister, Francis Bean.

She is survived by many nieces and nephews who loved her dearly.

The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 14, 2019,  in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral with Minister Rob Touchstone officiating.

Interment will follow in Hilcrest Memorial Gardens with Nathan Davis, Zachary Rush, Lawson Touchstone, Jason Davis, Phillip Gehron, Seth Davis and Robert Kelly serving as pallbearers.

Her family will receive friends from noon to 2 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

The family suggests memorials may be made to your church or the charity of your choice.

We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Whaley family guestbook at www.ralphbuckner.com.

Comments

No comments on this story | Please log in to comment by clicking here
Please log in or register to add your comment

X

Print subscribers have FREE access to clevelandbanner.com by registering HERE

Non-subscribers have limited monthly access to local stories, but have options to subscribe to print, web or electronic editions by clicking HERE

We are sorry but you have reached the maximum number of free local stories for this month. If you have a website account here, please click HERE to log in for continued access.

If you are a print subscriber but do not have an account here, click HERE to create a website account to gain unlimited free access.

Non-subscribers may gain access by subscribing to any of our print or electronic subscriptions HERE