Margery Anne Whitmore, age 89, passed away on April 6, 2022. She was a native of Lima, OH and a resident of Fayetteville, TN for 59 years. She was the daughter of the late Margaret Nellie Hoffman and Oscar Walter Scheufler, Sr.
Survivors include her son, Jeffrey (Lora) Whitmore; daughters, Cheryl Sumners, Linda M. Moran, and Barbara (Jerry) Hargrove; eight grandchildren; one step grandchild; fourteen great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, W.K. (Dick) Whitmore, her son, James R. Whitmore; son-in-law, Mike Sumners; six brothers, three sisters, and two grandchildren.
Margery was a member of the Fayetteville Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church for 59 years serving as choir director of both junior and senior choirs for several years. She also served as secretary and president of the Women’s Missionary Society of the ARP Church for a number of years and was active in other programs of the church. Mrs. Whitmore was also a member of the organizing group of the Stone Bridge Garden Club.
Visitation with the family will be from 10 am to 12 pm on Saturday, April 9, 2022 at Fayetteville ARP Church, followed by a graveside service at 12:30 pm in Rose Hill Cemetery with Rev. Philip Bunch officiating.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Fayetteville ARP Church, 1720 Huntsville Hwy, Fayetteville, TN 37334.
Higgins Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Mrs. Margery Anne Whitmore.