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Emily Owens Whittle

Mrs. Emily Owens Whittle, age 83, beloved wife of 59 years to Mr. William “Bill” Whittle, entered into eternal rest on Sunday January 12th, 2020 at her home in Aiken, SC.

In addition to her husband she is survived by her son, Michael Whittle; daughter, Cynthia Whittle Eubanks; brothers, Maurice Carlisle Owens, James Owens; two grandchildren, Kathryn Dooley and Kenneth Eubanks; and six great grandchildren, Brandon, Jasmin, Keri, Gary, and Kalee Dooley and Emily Eubanks.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Maurice and Margaret McKewn Owens.

Mrs. Whittle was a member of the St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Graniteville and was a former officer with the Episcopal Church Women, where she served as Treasurer. She will be greatly missed by all whose lives she touched.

A graveside memorial service will be held on Friday morning January 17th, 2020 at 11am at the Historic Graniteville Cemetery with Rev. Doug Puckett of the St. Paul's Episcopal Church officiating. 

In lieu of flowers the family has requested that donation be made to St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Graniteville.

Napier Funeral Home, Inc. 315 Main St. Graniteville, SC 29829, has been entrusted with these arrangements. To send an expression of sympathy, you may visit the guestbook at www.napierfuneralhomeinc.com

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We remember Emily as one of the most caring and soft spoken individuals in our walk in life. Deepest sympathies to Bill and family.

Mary and Sam Jordan Jan 17 2020 12:00 AM

Bill thoughts and prayers are with you for your loss of Emily.

Lewis Whittle Jan 15 2020 12:00 AM

Mr. Bill, Cindy, Michael, Kathryn, Kenny, Brandon, Jasmin, Keri, Gary, Kalee, and Emily, I know you will miss your Wife, Mother, and Granny very much. She was one of the sweetest ladies I had the privilege of knowing for the past 20 years. I loved her too. Hugs and prayers to you all.

Rita Davis Jan 14 2020 12:00 AM

This sweet family in my thoughts and prayers. So many sweet memories of this special lady. Cindy, my heart hurts for you as you go through the loss of your mom. My love and prayers are with you all. Teresa

Teresa Simmons Jan 14 2020 12:00 AM