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Obituary for Herschel K. Whittle
Herschel K. Whittle, 93, passed away Sept. 23, 2014. He was born in Sycamore, FL and graduated from Greensboro High School where he was a star basketball player. He retired as Chief Petty Officer with the U. S. Navy after 27 years service, mostly on aircraft carriers where his basketball team was the Navy World Champions. Graveside service will be Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at 11:00 AM at Sycamore Cemetery. He is survived by his brother, W. O. Whittle of Quincy, FL, sister Betty Nell Butler of Thomasville, GA, and sister-in-law, Rusty Whittle of Tallahassee and nieces and nephews; John Whittle, Allana Whittle Purser, Norton Alday, Karen Alday Henderson, Dale Whittle, Bruce Butler, Kenneth Butler, Scott Whittle, Patsy McClellan Harrell, Charles McClellan, Kay McClellan Whiddon, Henry W. McClellan and Mark McClellan. He was predeceased by his wife Maria. Please make memorial contributions to Sycamore Cemetery Association, c/o Glenda McPherson, 672 Middle Creek Rd., Quincy, FL., 32351. Charles McClellan Funeral Home, Quincy, FL., (850) 627-7677, is in charge of arrangements.