Sybil Jones Whitt, 85 of Rutledge, died Sunday, November 5, 2017. Mrs. Whitt was at home surrounded by her family. Mrs. Whitt was born June 3, 1932 to Levi and Claudia Jones. On February 1, 1952 she married Fred Whitt. After spending much of their life in Stone Mountain, Mr. and Mrs. Whitt moved to Rutledge in 1997. Mrs. Whitt was a member of Rutledge United Methodist Church. She enjoyed traveling and working in her yard as long as she was able. Mrs. Whitt is survived by her husband of 65 years, Fred Whitt and their children, Cathy Wade,Jon Whitt and Tonia and Chris Montgomery and Tony.
Her grandchildren are Jay Wade and Brooke, Dustin Wade, Kaylee Whitt, Donald Hardy, Harrison Montgomery and Anna Montgomery. Her great grandchildren are Kendall, Logan, Austin, Audrey and Avah. Mrs. Whitt also leaves two sisters, Lois Fowler and Jeanette Baltziger. She was preceded in death by a son-in- law, Mike Wade. The family received friends on Tuesday, November 7, from 6-8 p.m. at A.E. Carter Funeral Home. The funeral service was held on Wednesday, November 8 at 11 a.m. at Rutledge United Methodist Church. Interment followed at the Madison City Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association 225 N. Michigan Ave, Floor 17 Chicago, IL 60601 or at www.alz.org.