Tommy Lavell Whatley, 66, of Magee passed away Thursday, August 18, 2011, at Magee General Hospital. Tommy was born in Magee on August 1, 1945, a son of the late Bessie (Walker) and Bill Whatley.  He is survived by: his wife, Peggy  (Badeaux) Whatley; a son, James Whatley; three daughters, Holly Whatley, and Bessie Whatley, of Magee, and Tanya Whatley of Mt. Olive.   He is also survived by two grandchildren and a niece and nephew.

Visitation will be at Corinth Baptist Church, Magee, beginning at 5 pm on Friday, August 19, 2011.

Religious Service will be at Corinth Baptist Church, Magee, at 11:00 am on Saturday, August 20, 2011,  with Rev. Donald Wayne Green and Rev. Leon May officiating.  Interment will follow in the Corinth cemetery.