October 19, 1944 - March 14, 2021
Velma D. Whitt, 76, of Basin, passed away on Sunday, March 14, 2021 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. Born October 19, 1944, Bud Mountain, WV, she was the daughter of the late Harrison and Ruby Bishop. Velma was a homemaker, a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She enjoyed crocheting, singing, and having the family get together on occasions. She attended Basin Freewill Baptist Church. Those left to cherish her memory are her husband of 60 years, Virgil Eugene Whitt of Basin; her nine children, Jesse Whitt and Sharon of Basin, Larry and Wanda Whitt of North Carolina, Aileen and Bradley Pratt of Basin, Jerry and Twila Whitt of Helen, David Whitt of North Carolina, Tammy and Allen McKinney of Basin, Kenneth Whitt and son Cody of Basin, Roger and Sandra Whitt of North Carolina, and Wanda Whitt of Basin. Her memories will be treasured by her many grandchildren and great grandchildren, as well as her siblings, Wayne and Louise Bishop of Bud Mountain, Betty Mills of Basin, Lola McKinney of Stephenson, Judy Lambert of North Carolina, Nancy and Gordon Pendry of North Carolina, and Kathy and Danny Dunn of Glen Daniels; and brother-in-laws Jack Romine of Oklahoma, George Mullins of Oceana; and sister-in-law Loretta Bishop of Oklahoma. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her siblings: Montey Bishop, Lee Bishop, Mary Mullins, Linda Reed, and Dorothy Romine; and her bother-in-laws, Dillard Mills, Buster McKinney, and Carl Lee McKinney; and sister-in-law Joyce Bishop. Keeping Velma’s wishes, cremation will follow and a memorial service will be held at a later date. Pastor Randy Lusk will lead the services. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.tankerslyfh.com. The family of Velma Whitt is being cared for by Tankersly Funeral Home of Mullens, WV.
Velma D. Whitt, 76, of Basin, passed away on Sunday, March 14, 2021 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. Born October 19, 1944, Bud Mountain, WV, she was the daughter of the late Harrison and Ruby Bishop. Velma was a homemaker,... View Obituary & Service Information
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