Perry Whitley Jr.


Mr. Perry Odell Whitley Jr., 81, husband of the late Doris Scott Tittermary Whitley and a resident of Exmore, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2023, at his residence.

A native of Newsoms, Va., he was the son of the late Perry Odell Whitley and the late Martha Edwards Whitley. He was a retired elementary education principal and a member of Epworth United Methodist Church.

He is survived by four sons, Glen Scott Tittermary and his wife, Vicky, of Richmond, Kerry Tittermary and his fiancé, Lisa Simpson, of Willis Wharf, Brian Tittermary, of Belle Haven, and Greg Whitley, of Exmore; a sister, Ernestine Warren, of Suffolk; 13 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; one great-great grandson; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be conducted Sunday, Oct. 1, 2023, at 2:30 p.m. at Belle Haven Cemetery with the Rev. Mikang Kim officiating. Family will join friends at Doughty Funeral Home on Saturday evening from 6 to 8 p.m.

Memorials may be made to Epworth Methodist Church, P.O. Box 488, Exmore, VA 23350; Riverside Shore Hospice, P.O. Box 615, Onley, VA 23418; or Community Fire Company, P.O. Box 706, Exmore, VA 23350.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Arrangements were made by Doughty Funeral Home in Exmore.

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