Polly Swafford Whaley

Jul. 28, 2013 @ 11:00 AM

Polly Swafford Whaley, age 85 of Gatlinburg, passed away Saturday, July 27, 2013.  She was a member of First Baptist Church Gatlinburg. 

She was preceded in death by husbands, Dale L. Swafford and Bruce J. Whaley; and brothers, Bill McGill, Terry McGill, and Bo McGill.

She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Susan and Steve Tarwater; son, Rodney Swafford; daughter-in-law, Becky Kiefer; step-son, Steve Whaley and wife Judy; grandchildren, Pamela Swafford and Angela Swafford; great grandchildren,  Jorja Brickhouse and Hunter Brickhouse; and sisters, Sue Wilkerson of Lenoir City, TN and Tommie Bowman of Aiken, SC. 

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Sevier County Food Ministry, PO Box 6042, Sevierville, TN  37864.

Funeral service will be a 7 p.m. Monday in the West Chapel of Atchley Funeral Home with Rev. Larry Burcham officiating.  Interment 1 p.m. Tuesday in Smoky Mountain Memory Gardens.  Family will receive friends 5-7 p.m. Monday at Atchley Funeral Home, Sevierville.