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“So sorry for your loss. She was a true gem!! ”
1 of 8 | Posted by: Keisha Simmons- CUA

“Thinking of you & the family as you begin a new phase of life with Jean well & happy in Heaven. Much love to you, Gene ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: Marie Condon - Mt Pleasant, SC

“Dear Mr. Whitley, Jean, and Barbie, I'm so very sorry for your loss. I enjoyed seeing Mrs. Whitley a few months ago, and talking with her. We...Read More ยป
3 of 8 | Posted by: Lynn Clark - Charleston, SC

“I am thinking about you Mr. Whitley and Barb. You are in mine and Mom's prayers. ”
4 of 8 | Posted by: nigel tetley - summerville, SC

“Barbie, and Jean, I was so sorry to hear of the passing of your Mother. You and your Father are in my prayers.Jada Wright Gaynor ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: Jada Gaynor - Charleston, SC

“Caroline and I offer our sincere condolences on the passing of Jean. May Godbless and comfort you during this difficult time. ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: John Gamble - Charleston, SC

“I am so sorry for the loss of your dear mother. ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Jeannine Clearman - SC - Friend

“Thoughts and prayers ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Ben Dunn - Andrews, SC - Friend


Jean Faulkner Whitley, 86, of Charleston, South Carolina, wife of Walter Eugene Whitley, Jr., entered into eternal rest Tuesday, February 19, 2019. Her Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at Grace Episcopal Church Cathedral, 98 Wentworth Street at 2:00 p.m. Entombment will follow in Grace Church Cathedral Columbarium. Arrangements by J. Henry Stuhr, Inc. West Ashley Chapel.

Jean was born June 1, 1932 in Charleston, South Carolina, daughter of the late Herbert Lee Faulkner and Alma Edwards Faulkner. She was a member of Grace Church Cathedral, the Sandhurst Civic Association and the Woman's Rotary Auxiliary.

She is survived by her husband, Walter Eugene Whitley, Jr. of Charleston, SC; two daughters, Jean Whitley McDaniel (David), Barbara Whitley Campbell (Craig) and granddaughter, Julia Irina Campbell, all of Wilmington, NC and very dear friend, Charles R. Knisley, Jr. (Buddy).

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Grace Church Cathedral, 98 Wentworth Street, Charleston, SC 29401.