Phyllis "Peg" Whitney was born June 22, 1922 in Mitchell to Edward and Mae (Conser) Buckles. She graduated from Mitchell High school in 1940. On December 30, 1945 she married Russell Whitney. She worked as an administrative assistant in several Mitchell offices. She was a life time member of the First United Methodist Church, Esther Circle and Tuesday Quilters.
She is survived by one son, Richard (Sonya) Whitney, Reisterstown, MD; one grandson, Michael (Brooke) Whitney, one grt. grandson, Nathan, three sisters: Dorothy Talbert, Kennewick, WA; Virginia Currie, Oklahoma City, OK; and Donna (John) Rothones, Loveland, CO; and one brother, Don Buckles, Mitchell.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Russell and grandson, John.
Memorials are preferred in her name in lieu of flowers.