Mary Alice Whitehead, 84, of Pembroke, departed this life Wednesday afternoon, January 3, 2018 at Carilion Giles Community Hospital in Pearisburg. Born in Pembroke on July 16, 1933 she was a daughter of the late Estil and Gertrude Collins Browning. She was a graduate of Radford University, a public school teacher for over twenty-eight years, teaching at Rich Creek Elementary and Macy McClaugherty Elementary Schools, and a lifetime member of the Pembroke Christian Church.
She leaves to cherish her memory her husband of sixty-two years, Ronald B Whitehead; her son and daughter-in-law Brad and Darla Whitehead of Pembroke; her grandchildren Katie Whitehead and Brady Whitehead; and her brother and sister-in-law Billy Von and Neda Browning of Pembroke.
The family will receive friends at the Kendall Funeral Home, 605 Snidow St., Pembroke, Friday evening from five until seven pm. Funeral services will be conducted at sevven pm with Pastor Reggie Britts officiating. Burial will be in Birchlawn Burial Park in Pearisburg. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.