Della Verita Eads Whitaker, 88, of Pulaski, Virginia went to be with the Lord on March 22, 2018. She was born on November 29, 1929 in Pulaski, Virginia. She was the daughter of the late James and Grace Eads. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by many brothers and sisters, as well as her son, Bruce Wayne Whitaker.
Della was a lifelong member, song leader and pianist of Midway Church of God of Prophecy. She is survived by daughter Lennie Frye, daughter and son in law Sandy and Roger Pennington of Pulaski. Six grandchildren; Sherry Clark, Clay Frye, Brandy Whitaker, Roger Ray Pennington, Traci Edwards and Sandra Pennington. Seven great grandchildren; Kayla Clark, Quinton Frye, Ashley Austin, Joseph and Dekota Edwards, Brintley and Jaylyn Pennington. Three great great grandchildren; J.J Brown, Avery and Kinley Hill. She is also survived by a sister Ella “Jeanette: McGee.
Funeral services will be held Monday March 26th at 2pm from the Stevens Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Randall Lawrence officiating. Burial will follow in the Hufford Cemetery, Mt Olivet Road, Pulaski county. Visitation will be before the service from 12 to 2pm at the funeral home. Arrangements are by Stevens Funeral Home, Pulaski.