Emily C. Whitten
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 3:59PM

Anderson, SC - Emily Cole Whitten, 87, widow of Paul Whitten, passed away Monday, May 22, 2017, at NHC of Anderson. 

Born in Anderson County, she was the daughter of the late Hubert C. and Bertie Dobbins Cole. She was retired from F.W. Woolworth and was a member of Mountain Creek Baptist Church.

Survivors include a brother, Clayton S. Cole and wife, Evelyn of Anderson; stepson, Danny Whitten of Belton; and a number of nieces and nephews.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by infant twin daughters, brothers, Calhoun and Rolley Cole and sisters, Polly C. Morgan and Helen Purdy Brock.

Graveside services will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at the cemetery following the service. 

Sullivan-King Mortuary


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