He was born May 8, 1929. He was a truck driver for 44 years. He was of the Baptist faith and was a son of the late Oliver and Eda Whaley.
He is survived by two daughters: Wanda and her husband, Larry Farley, of Signal Mountain and Sandy and her husband, Ronnie Moore; two sons: Tommy and his wife, Jan Whaley, and Jeff Whaley, all of Cleveland; grandchildren: Chris and Josh Harden, Brandon Frazier, Duston and Brittney Whaley and Obie Moore; great-grandchildren: Riley Cameren Harden, Garrett Harden, Samantha Frazier, Colby and Megan Whaley and Avery and Asher Moore; two sisters: Mary Ash and Melle Whaley; one brother, Jack Whaley and his wife, Shirley, all of Cleveland; and several nieces, nephews, other extended family members and a host of special friends.
In honor of Ernest’s wishes there will be no public service or visitation at this time.
You can, however, share a memory of Ernest or extended your personal condolences with his family by visiting his memorial web page and guest book at www.companionfunerals.com.
Companion Funeral Home and the Cody family are honored to assist the Whaley family with these arrangements.