Survivors include her son David Whitesides of Mooresville; daughter, Wanda Whitesides of Cornelius; sisters, Katherine Phifer of Cornelius and Renee Henderson of Ruffin, SC; brothers, William Shinn of Mooresville and Harry Lee Shinn of Cherryville; and grandson Cody Briggs. She is preceded in death by her husband Bobby Eugene Whitesides and brother Charlie Shinn.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family.
A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, June 25, 2012 at the Cornelius Church of God. Visitation will be one hour prior at the church. Burial will follow at Northlake Memorial Gardens.
James Funeral Home, Huntersville, is serving the family. www.jamesfuneralhomeLKN.com