A Celebration of Life service for Janie “Sissy” Darlene Whitley, 53, of Quinlan, will be held on Saturday, July 30, at 11:00 a.m., at Round Flat Pentecostal Church, 3480 VZ County Rd 1910, Fruitvale, Tex. 75127. Bro. Homer Morgan will officiate. Interment will follow at Smyrna Cemetery in Emory.
Ms. Whitley died on July 27, 2022, in Plano. She was born on January 18, 1969, in Dallas, to James Kenneth Whitley Sr., and Shearon Louise Pennington Whitley. She worked as an office manager at PRM Communication LLC and attended Round Flat Pentecostal Church of Fruitvale. She was a loving mother, sister, spouse, aunt and friend, and will be greatly missed.
Ms. Whitley is survived by her daughter, Kylie Bryant of Emory; son, Lee Bryant of Emory; boyfriend, Randy Malone of Quinlan and his four daughters; parents, Kenneth and Shearon Whitley of Emory; brothers, Kenny Whitley and wife Jennifer of Emory, Donnie Whitley and wife Gwen of Caddo Mills; sister-in-law, Rachel Whitley of Caddo Mills; eleven nieces and nephews; and eighteen great-nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her daughter, Katlyn Bryant; brother, Bobby Whitley; two sets of grandparents; two uncles; and an aunt.
A visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at 10:00 a.m.
Arrangements are under the direction of Wilson-Orwosky Funeral Home in Emory.