Phoebe H. Whitfield
Martinez, GA – Phoebe H. Whitfield, 87, wife of the late Carl Whitfield, entered into rest Thursday, December 29, 2011, at Kentwood Nursing Home.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, December 31, at 2:00 PM from the chapel of Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, with the Reverend Jerry Wilson officiating.
Interment will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park.
Mrs. Whitfield, daughter of the late B.J. and Fannie Floyd Haley, was born in Hill City, Georgia. She was a longtime member of Woodlawn Baptist Church and Central Baptist Church. With her husband she ran Whitfield Azalea Nurseries for many years.
She is survived by her sons Dan Whitfield and his wife Belinda, and David Whitfield and his wife, Debbie, all of Martinez; her brother Paul Haley, of Rome, GA; her sisters, Gracie Holland, of Dalton, GA, and Helen Sheets, of Acworth, GA; her grandchildren, David Whitfield, Jr and his wife, Kim, Scott Whitfield, and his wife, Deborah Anne, Lisa Griffin, and Stephen Whitfield; and her great grandchildren, Whitney Whitaker, Chase Whitfield, Kalie Whitfield, Sarah Scott Whitfield, and Hampton Whitfield.
The family would like to express their sincere thanks to the staff at Kentwood Nursing Home for their outstanding and compassionate care.
The family will receive friends Friday evening from 5:00 until 7:00 PM at the funeral home.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill RD, Augusta, GA 30906.