Mr. Troy Lee Whaley, 72, of Chatsworth, passed away Friday, March 24, 2017.
Mr. Whaley was a U.S. Army veteran. He was awarded the Army Commendation Medal for meritorious achievement in connection with military operations against a hostile force in Vietnam from Nov. 20, 1970, through March 10, 1971.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Kenneth and Dixie Whaley; many brothers and sisters.
Survivors include sons and daughter-in-law, Scott Whaley of Chattanooga, Jacob and Jessica Whaley of Chatsworth; daughter and son-in-law, Shannon and Ed Henley, Ringgold; brothers and sister-in-law, Fred and Italia Whaley, Chatsworth, Mike and Kathy Whaley, Dalton; sister and brother-in-law, Rita and Rick Woody, Old Fort, Tenn., and Judy and Ronnie Gentry, Ocoee, Tenn.; granddaughters, Morgan, Emma, Emily, Taylor and Sophia; nieces and nephews.
Graveside services are Monday at 1 p.m. at Mount Pleasant Cemetery in Whitfield County.
The family will receive friends today from 5 to 9 p.m. and Monday from 10 a.m. to noon at Peeples Funeral Home.
Peeples Funeral Home and Crematory of Chatsworth is in charge of arrangements.
Published on March 25, 2017