April 24, 1989
MARTIN E. WHITLEY III
HAMPTON – Martin Earl Whitley,III, 34, died Sunday, April 23, in Riverside Regional Medical Center.
He had been a Peninsula resident for most of his life. He was employed by IBM Corporation as a systems analyst for 12 years in Los Angeles.
He was a graduate of Bethel High School in 1972 and was listed in Who s Who in High School in 1972. He graduated from North Carolina State in 1976 with a B.A. degree.
Survivors include his father, Martin E. Whitley of Bradenton, Fla., his mother, Violet W. Whitley of Hampton, two sisters, Brenda W. Brewer of Newport News and Carolyn W. Williams of Poquoson, and one brother, John H. Shufflebarger of Hampton.
A funeral will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Peninsula Funeral Home by the Revs. J. Lawson and Jack Lord. Entombment will be in Parklawn Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 tonight at the funeral home.
The family requests that expressions of sympathy take the form of contribution to the Hospice Unit of Riverside Regional Medical Center.