Albert Powell Whitman IV

Published 4:21 pm Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Albert Powell Whitman IV, 51, of Holberts Cove Rd., Saluda, died Friday, June 25, 2010.

Born in Nashville, Tenn., he was the son of the late JoAnn Johnson Whitman and Albert Powell Whitman III. He was a graduate of Haywood Technical College, class of 1986.

Surviving are a son, William Will Whitman (Alyssa) of Edneyville, N.C.; a daughter, Emorie E.Whitman of Landrum; a brother, Mike Whitman (Lisa) of Hendersonville, N.C.; a sister, Missy Grinnell (Philip) of Bristol, Tenn. Also surviving is a grandchild, McKenna Whitman, and five nieces. He was preceded in death by a brother, Eric Whitman, who died in 1987.

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Memorial services will be held at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, June 30, 2010 at Saluda Methodist Church, Saluda, with Rev. Rob Parsons officiating.

Memorials may be made to the Emorie E. Whitman Fund, c/o Tryon Federal Bank, P.O. Box 970, Tryon, N.C. 28782.

An online guest register may be signed at

McFarland Funeral Chapel, Tryon.