Abigail Kate ‘Abbey’ Whitaker
Published 10:02 am Friday, October 1, 2021
Abigail Kate “Abbey” Whitaker, 19, of Mocksville, died on Sept. 26, 2021 from her home in Davie County.
She was born on Feb. 5, 2002 in Forsyth County, daughter of Kenneth Ray Whitaker Jr. and Chrissie Annette (Upton) Jordan.
She graduated from Davie High School with the class of 2020. She became a full-time student at Davie County Community College. She attended Oak Grove United Methodist Church. She wore No. 8 in softball and loved to hear her family and teammates chant, “ 8 is GREAT!” at her games.
Survivors: her parents, Ray Whitaker and Chrissie Jordan; a half-brother, Brandon Tilley of Charlotte; half-sisters, Cassandra Tilley of Winston-Salem, and Nadia Jordan of Mocksville; step-sisters, Leslie and Kendall Jordan, both of Winston-Salem; grandparents, Kenneth R. Whitaker Sr. and Pat Whitaker of Mocksville, and Jerry and Evelyn Baldwin of Lexington; her niece, Alana Jacobs and nephew Ayden Upton; and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.
A visitation was held on Thursday, Sept. 30 at Davie Funeral Service of Mocksville from 6-8 p.m. A graveside service will be held on Friday, Oct. 1 at Oak Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery at 2 p.m. Officiating was the Rev. Bob Summers.