Charles Whelan

Retired Car Salesman

Mr. Thomas Charles Whelan, age 70, husband of Mrs. Mary Jane Whelan, passed away September 22, 2011, at the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center in Augusta, Ga.

Mr. Whelan, a native of New Mexico, had been a resident of Warrenton, Ga., since 2008. He was a retired car salesman with Crater Lake Motors.

Survivors include his wife, Mary Jane Whelan; one son, Thomas James Whelan, of Medford, Ore.; one daughter, Michaela Marie Rogers, of White City, Ore.; one sister, Darlene Schlosser, of San Antonio, Texas; four grandchildren, Lashawnda Rene Whelan, Destany Marie Whelan, John Thomas Rogers, and Natasha Jane Rogers; and one great-grandson, Duane James Whelan.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, October 1, 2011, at the Lowe Funeral Home Chapel, with the Rev. Tommy Harwell officiating. Burial will follow at a later date in Medford, Ore.

The family will receive friends following the service in the Lowe Funeral Home Chapel. Lowe Funeral Home, 77 W. Gibson Street, Warrenton, GA 30828, (706) 465-3333.