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Dr. Glenn Edward Whitesides

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“I'm so sorry for your loss. Dr. Whitesides was a wonderful man. I met him during my reign as Miss SC in 1977-78. He was kind and brilliant. Your...Read More »
1 of 3 | Posted by: Cathy McKee - Rock Hill, SC

“My condolences to the family. I was fortunate to get to meet Glen on my very first visit to Newberry. ”
2 of 3 | Posted by: Barry McGinnis - Newberry, SC

“My sympathies to the family. Glen was certainly a fine man and quite accomplished. I know he will be missed by many. Fran ( Croft) Hancock. ”
3 of 3 | Posted by: A friend

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Dr. Whitesides was born on December 23, 1935 and passed away on Saturday, November 30, 2019.

Dr. Whitesides was a resident of South Carolina at the time of passing.

After graduating from Chester High School in 1954, Dr. Whitesides entered Erskine College, Due West, SC where he was a class officer, editor of the campus newspaper, and during his senior year was president of the student body.

The family will receive friends at the Whitaker Funeral Home, 1704 College Street, Newberry from 5:00 to 7:00 pm on Friday, December 6. They are at the home of his daughter Jane, 1130 Douglas St., Newberry. A funeral service will be held at Wiles Chapel on the campus of Newberry College at 2:00 pm, Sunday, December 8 with the family greeting friends following the service. Interment will be in Rosemont Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the Dr. Glenn and Jerry Whitesides Family Scholarship at Newberry College or to the Lutheran Church of the Redeemer, 1515 Boundary Street, Newberry, SC 29108.