DOVIE MORENE ELLIS WHITLEY, 85, of Rocklin, CA died
on Nov. 1, 2017.
Dovie was born Dec. 11, 1931 at Ranger, TX to Fred
& Maude Ellis. She attended Ranger High School in
the Class of 1949 but graduated from Monahans High
School. Dovie was married to Denver Whitley at 17,
and the two moved from Texas to California. She was
active in Little League and all family activities.
She loved to travel, garden and read. She worked
at HP for 20 years, before moving to Rocklin where
she lived for 40 years.
She was preceded in death by husband; Denver,
sister; Pat Ellis Hughes (RHS-1949), & daughter
in-law; Debbie. She had three sons; Doak (Barb),
Dennis and Darrell (Kandi). Dovie was the beloved
grandmother of Wendy Lowery (Leif), Danielle Bringham
(Michael), Stephanie Whitley, Daisy Whitley, Denver
Whitley & great-grandmother to Taylor & Lili Lowery
and Karlee Lou Powers.