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Jack William Whetsell
  • Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to:
  • Church of the Good Shepherd
    1393 Miles Drive
    Charleston, SC 29407
  • and/or:
  • Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation
    50 Folly Road
    Charleston, SC 29407

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J. Henry Stuhr Northwoods Chapel

2180 Greenridge Road
North Charleston, SC 29406
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“Genie,We are sorry about Jack. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.Virginia and Anne Coble ”
1 of 14 | Posted by: Anne Coble - Greenville, SC

“Dear Genie and family,We know with Jack's passing there is an empty space in your home but he will remain in your hearts forever. So many good times...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Bobby & Betty Lepard - Aiken, SC

“Jackie and family, I am so very sorry for your loss. I know firsthand the grief and all the emotions. I am praying for you and your family as you go...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Karie Calhoun - North Charleston, SC

“Genie, continuing prayers for you and your family for peace in your hearts during the days to follow.. I know you and Jack always had a special bond....Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Sue Evans - Columbia, SC

“Genie, I was saddened to read about Jack's passing. I remember the good times we all had together many years ago. May God bless you and your family...Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: Mattie Nielsen - Charleston, SC

“Genie, there are no words to express our heartfelt sympathy . May God grant you comfort and peace . Jack will be sorely missed . You will be in our...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Julia D Todd-Edwards - SC

“Jeannie I'm sorry for your loss.I know you and Jack were married a long time. I know you will miss him alot. Just remember all the good times you and...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Shirley Turner - Sumter, SC

“Genie and family, we are so sorry to hear about Jack. Our deepest sympathy and prayers are with you all. We have many happy memories of the fun...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“Please accept our heartfelt sympathy on the passing of your loved one. Your family is in our thoughts and in our prayers. Mayor Minnie Newman and...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Mayor Minnie and Hanahan City Council - SC

“Genie, I am very sorry for your loss and can empathize with you on a personal level. God can give you comfort. ”
10 of 14 | Posted by: Martha Lee Brailsford - SC

“Genie I am so sorry, but Jack is finally out of pain.God bless you and your family Love you and find sweet peace .gail ”
11 of 14 | Posted by: Gail Nobles - Moncks corner, SC

“Jeanie,many thoughts and prayers for you and your family.May God bless each of you.Love you!Nell Bates Beasley ”
12 of 14 | Posted by: Nell Beasley - Little River, SC

13 of 14 | Posted by: Ginny North - hollywood, SC

“Our deepest sympathy to you, Genie & family at this sad time. Our thoughts & prayers are with you all. So glad that I spent time with you all at...Read More »
14 of 14 | Posted by: Ann Dawson - Columbia, SC

Jack William Whetsell, 84, of Hanahan, SC, husband of Genie Curtis Whetsell died Friday, October 12, 2018. His funeral service will be held Wednesday, October 17, 2018 in the J. Henry Stuhr, Inc., Northwoods Chapel, 2180 Greenridge Road at 2:00 pm. Interment will follow at Carolina Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in Stuhr's Northwoods Chapel.

Born June 7, 1934 in Charleston, South Carolina, Jack was one of nine children of the late Henry Oliver Whetsell and the late Bertie Nora Pye Whetsell. He retired from Westvaco as a supervisor. Jack was a member of SC Callers Association where he was inducted into the Square and Round Dance Hall of Fame. He was a member of the Church of the Good Shepherd.

He is survived by his wife, Genie Curtis Whetsell of Hanahan, SC; three daughters: Pamela Whetsell Rourk (Randy) of James Island, SC, Sandy Whetsell Westland (Don) of Goose Creek, SC and Jackie Whetsell Kanapaux (George) of Ladson, SC; seven grandchildren: Scott Westland (Jami), Lauren Kirk (Tanya Fogarty), Matt Kirk (Ashley), Jack Westland (Lexi), Alexis Rowland (fiancé, Stewart Brock), Julie Rowland; six great-grandchildren.

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to the Church of the Good Shepherd, 1393 Miles Drive, Charleston, SC, 29407 and/or Susan G. Komen Lowcountry Breast Cancer, 50 Folly Road, Charleston, SC, 29407.