Jack Byrd Whetstone, 85, of Chapin, SC passed away Thursday, February 4, 2021 after a long term illness. He was born June 5, 1935 in Blackville, SC a son of the late Lloyd Joseph Whetstone and the late Maggie Collum Whetstone.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Margaret Thomas Whetstone; and brothers, Connie Whetstone and Clinton Whetstone.
Jack enjoyed fishing, golf, Nascar and was an avid Dale Earnhardt fan. He especially loved his family just like God loves all of us (Romans 8:38-39).
Jack is survived by his daughters, Laurie Gantt (Ronnie) of Chapin, Julie Avent (Barry) of Bennettsville and Lisa Honeycutt (Jeffrey) of Columbia; a grandson, Drew Gantt (Kelley); granddaughters, Allie Avent and Kristin Avent; and his Lab companion, Tar.
A private funeral service was held Thursday, February 11, 2021 at Celestial Memorial Gardens in West Columbia, SC, officiated by Rev. Wade Everett and Rev. Ann Everett. Entombment followed in Celestial Memorial Gardens Mausoleum.
Memorials may be made to the Marlboro County Humane Society - P.O. Box 135, Bennettsville, SC 29512 or Darlington Humane Society - P.O. Box 1655 Hartsville, SC 29551.
The family of Mr. Whetstone would like to give a special thanks to Agape Care and the many beloved caregivers.
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