Tom Whitney


Tom Whitney, 60, of Georgetown, passed away on Sunday, April 10, 2022, at Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville.

Tom was born in Blue Island, Ill.

He is survived by his wife, Barbara Whitney of Georgetown; daughter, Kristina Blauvelt, son-in-law, Joseph Blauvelt, and grandchildren, Alec Thomas and Winnie Blauvelt, of Maryville; daughter, Karena Keesee, and granddaughter, Emma Blanchard, of Hendersonville; his mother, Carol (Vanderjack) Graska and stepfather Brian Graska of Crossville; his father, Oscar Whitney, and stepmother, Kathy Whitney, of Crete, Ill.; his brother, Michael Whitney, and sister-in-law, Shannon Whitney, of Fort Mill, S.C; his sister, Tracy Whitney of Akron, Ohio; nephew, Phillip Acord of Panama City, Fla.; niece, Amber Acord of Akron, Ohio, and loved by numerous nieces, nephews and extended family.

Tom will be cremated at Hendersonville Memory Gardens, Funeral Home and Cremation Center. A private celebration of life will be scheduled later.



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