Funeral service for Janet Sue Whitmill, 75, of Chickasha, OK will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, February 9, 2018 at the Bible Baptist Church. Pastor Kim Hayes will officiate.
Janet Sue Whitmill was born the daughter of Vernon Grant and Goldie Witten Grant on August 14, 1942 in Detroit, MI. She died on February 3, 2018 in Chickasha.
Sue moved to Kansas as a young girl and lived in Kansas City, KS where she attended Wyandotte High School and got her nurse training becoming a graduate nurse. She worked as a labor and delivery nurse. After meeting and marrying her husband, Edward L. Whitmill on October 15, 1960 in Kansas City, KS they started their family and Sue devoted herself to being a housewife and mother. In 1977 she and her husband entered the mission field and spent 40 years in El Salvador and Mexico. During this time they also did mission work in the United States serving the Hispanic population. She loved to teach. For the past two years Sue and her husband have lived in Chickasha where they continued serving.
Sue was preceded in death by her parents Vernon and Goldie Grant.
Sue is survived by her husband Edward L. Whitmill of Chickasha; daughter Julia Marie York (Kent) of Chickasha; son Stephen Grant Whitmill (Pam) of Nashville, TN; son Matthew Edward Whitmill (Nancy) of Mustang, OK; son Thomas Joseph Whitmill (Shana) of Moore, OK; son Daniel Michael Whitmill (Kristi) of Moore, OK; 17 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Bible Baptist Church Mission Fund.
Viewing will be from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. only, on Thursday, February 8, 2018 at McRay Funeral Home.
Interment will be in the Fairlawn Cemetery. Services are under the direction of McRay Funeral Home.
Published on February 5, 2018