Whitelaw Jr., John Jarrell

August 12, 2004

Augusta, GA.--MR. JOHN JARRELL WHITELAW, JR., 56, of Evans, died Monday, August 9, 2004, at the Medical College of Georgia. Mr. Whitelaw was a native of Baltimore, MD, and was a US Army veteran. He had over 30 years of Government Service, 9 of which he worked for the Department of Defense at Ft. Gordon, where he was a manager of operations. Mr. Whitelaw was President of ROTC Boosters Club for 2 years, head coach of Columbia Co. Patriots U 19' 81 Girls, a member of Augusta Genealogical Society, coach of Columbia Co. recreation department for soccer, and the recreation sports coordinator for Wesley United Methodist Church. He was an avid outdoorsman who loved the great outdoors. He loved to be on the water, including crabbing, he also enjoyed basketball and softball. He is an Alumni of the University of Maryland, GO TERPS! He loved his job and his coworkers. He and his family were world travelers. He was a husband; father, brother, son, and best friend to many. We love him so much and he will be missed. He was preceded in death by a mother, Loleta Ayers Whitelaw. He is survived by his wife Susan Kalwa Whitelaw of Evans, GA, one son, Nathan Whitelaw of Evans, GA, one daughter, Julie Whitelaw of Evans, GA, father John Jarrell Whitelaw, Sr. of Mill Gap, VA, and brother Ronald Whitelaw and wife Linda of Germantown, MD. The Funeral will be held at 4 PM., Thursday, August 12, 2004, at Wesley United Methodist Church Evans, GA, with the Rev. Greg Porterfield officiating. A Graveside Service will take place Saturday August 14, 2004 at 11 AM at Monterey Cemetery, Monterey, VA, with the Rev. Mike Sullivan officiating. Obaugh Funeral Home in Mc Dowell, VA will be handling final disposition arrangements. The family will receive friends one hour prior to service from 3 until 4 PM at Wesley United Methodist Church. If so desired, Memorials may be made to the John J. Whitelaw Memorial Fund for his children's education 825 N. Belair Rd. Evans, GA 30809. Platt's Funeral Home 337 N. Belair Road, Evans, GA 706-860-6166.

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