Doris Scott Tittermary Whitley


Mrs. Doris Scott Tittermary Whitley, 85, wife of Perry Odell Whitley Jr. and a resident of Exmore, passed away Sunday, Oct. 11, 2020, at her residence. A native of Cashville, she was the daughter of the late Joseph Talmadge Scott and the late Nina Blanche Harrison Scott. She was a member of Epworth United Methodist Church.

In addition to her loving husband, she is survived by four sons, Glen Scott Tittermary and his wife, Vicky, of Richmond, Kerry Tittermary and his fiancé, Kimberley Cordle, of Willis Wharf, Brian Tittermary, of Belle Haven, and Greg Whitley and his wife, Erica, of Crisfield, Md.; three sisters, Sylvia Griggs, of Windsor, Va., Rosalie Lewis, of Cashville, and Mary Paul Harmon and her husband, Butch, of Melfa; 13 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her first husband, Robert Vernon Tittermary; two sisters, Gloria Davis and Norma Harris; and a grandson, Robert James Tittermary.

A graveside service will be conducted Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020, at 4:30 p.m., at Belle Haven Cemetery with the Rev. Mikang Kim officiating. Family will join friends at Doughty Funeral Home on Tuesday evening from 7 until 8 p.m. Memorials may be made to Epworth Methodist Church, P.O. Box 488, Exmore, VA 23350, Riverside Shore Hospice, P.O. Box 615, Onley, VA 23418, or Community Fire Company, P.O. Box 706, Exmore, VA 23350.

The family would like to express their appreciation to Christine Lemieux for her wonderful help and care that she provided to Doris.

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Arrangements were made by Doughty Funeral Home in Exmore.