Jeffrey Whitt
Jeffrey Howard Whitt
  • 51 years old
  • Date of birth: Oct 26, 1965
  • Date of passing: Aug 3, 2017
Let the memory of Jeffrey be with us forever

Jeffrey Howard Whitt, 51, a lifetime resident of Granville County passed away Thursday, August 3, 2017 at his home.

A native of Granville County, he was the son of the late Sam Howard Whitt. Jeffrey was a member of Mt. Creek Baptist Church and retired from the North Carolina Department of Transportation.

Funeral services will be conducted at 3:00 P.M. Sunday, August 6, 2017 in the Eakes Funeral Home Chapel by Rev. Johnnie Richards. Burial will be in Mt. Creek Baptist Church Cemetery.

Surviving are his mother, Edith Englebright Whitt of the home; a brother, Ronnie L. Whitt (Randie) of Oxford; aunt, Cora H. Whitt and uncle, Douglas Y. Whitt both of Oxford; two nieces, Lee Whitt and Erin Whitt and a nephew Ryan Whitt. He was preceded in death by his father, Sam H. Whitt and uncle, Nelson T. Whitt.

Visitation will be held Saturday, August 5, 2017 from 6:00 – 8:00 P.M. at Eakes Funeral Home in Oxford and at other times at the home.

Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to Mt. Creek Community Development Association, 2187 Mt. Creek Rd., Oxford, N.C. 27565

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Tim Wilkins on 14th August 2017

"So sorry to hear of Jeff's passing.  Our thoughts and prayers are with the Whitt family during this sad time.  
Tim and Kim Wilkins"

This tribute was added by Janice Wilson on 7th August 2017

"I was truely heartbroken to hear of Jeff's  passing.  My prayers and thoughts are with Jeff's  family and friends alike.  He was a part of my family at one time when we married and remained so even after the divorce. He was always a great guy and always had a smile on his face.  He was loved so much by anyone that knew him and will be missed by all. He still remains a part of the family by heart. Rest in peace. Until we meet again my friend......Kathy Hilton Hendricks"

This tribute was added by Wade and Sandy Woody on 6th August 2017

"Jeff was such a genuine good person and a great friend.  He never met a stranger and would do anything for you.  He will be truly missed!  We know, come November, he will be sitting on that tailgate with his Daddy in Heaven listening to those blueticks and hanging out with his Uncle Nelson.  Rest in Peace, Jeff!"

This tribute was added by Henry and Lynn Allred on 6th August 2017

"Jeff was one of the first people we met after moving back to Oxford. Such a warm and friendly person. A "teddy bear" of a guy. He will be missed. Much sympathy to his mom and family.

Lynn and Henry Allred"

This tribute was added by Sandra Currin on 6th August 2017

"Jeff worked with my husband William Cooke he thought a lot of him they were great friends.God bless you and your family I pray for strength and peace for you all .Sandra Cooke Currin"

This tribute was added by Rebecca Cox on 5th August 2017

"A good ole boy gone to soon rest in peace  from ur friend Tommy cox"

This tribute was added by Brenda Hart on 4th August 2017

"Prayers for Jeff and his family...Every single time I would see Jeff he would always have a smile on his face.  Seeing him would brighten my day because he would always say something nice to me and ask me how me and my family were doing.  Saw him numerous times at Country Store and would meet him on Hwy 96...we would always throw our hands up with a smile.  RIP Jeff...I will miss you!"

This tribute was added by sharon yancey on 4th August 2017

"Thought and prayers to the Whitt family. Jeff was a good guy. He always had a smile on his face. RIP Jeff"

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