Edna Currin Whitfield
  • 97 years old
  • Date of birth: Aug 25, 1918
  • Date of passing: Jan 2, 2016
Let the memory of Edna be with us forever

Edna Currin Whitfield, 97, a longtime resident of Granville County passed away Saturday, January 2, 2016 at Universal Healthcare in Oxford.

A native of Vance County, she was the daughter of the late Nathaniel Currin and Maggie Conn. She was a longtime member of Tally Ho First Baptist Church and retired from ARC in Butner.

Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday, January 5, 2016 at 11:00 A.M at Tally Ho First Baptist Church by Rev. Eddie Nutt. Burial will be in the Church Cemetery.

Surviving are two daughters; Donna W. Brock (Warren) of Youngsville, Jane W. Skinner (Skip) of Stem, two granddaughters; Whitney B. Shelton (Brandon), Olivia G. Brock and one great-grandson, Cooper Shelton, all of Wake Forest.

Visitation will be held Monday evening, January 4, 2015 from 6:00 – 8:00 P.M. at Eakes Funeral Home in Creedmoor.

Flowers are accepted or memorials can be made to Tally Ho First Baptist Church, 1692 Sanders Rd. Stem, N.C. 27581.

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Mary Ann Lunsford on 2nd January 2017

"Edna, you are not forgotten, nor will you ever be. I love you. I look forward to the day that I see you again!"

This tribute was added by Grace Tisdale on 4th January 2016

"We loved Ms. Edna.  We always looked forward to seeing her in church. Her quick wit and sassy personality made her a joy to visit.  She always had an answer for everything and was so smart and funny.  She was a very sharp lady.  She will be missed by all who knew her."

This tribute was added by Mary Ann Lunsford on 3rd January 2016

"Edna was a good friend and neighbor for many years. I have so many wonderful memories of visiting in her back yard, cutting up apples, making ice cream, etc. She will be greatly missed, because she was greatly loved. I look forward to the day I see her again! God be with all of you."

This tribute was added by Jean Huff on 3rd January 2016

"Donna & Jane, I am so sorry for your loss.  May your good memories sustain you throughout the days, weeks and months ahead."

This tribute was added by Michelle Willis on 3rd January 2016

"Edna has always been such a sweet lady.  I will truly miss her smile.  Deepest sympathy to all of her family."

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