Roger Vernon Whiteside, affectionately known as Rudy, passed away on Wednesday, February 24, 2021 at Prism Health Greenville Memorial Hospital.
Born in Spartanburg County, SC to the late John Vernon & Dorothy Ann (Drummond) Whiteside, he was a member of Cedar Grove Baptist Church, a graduate of Greer High School, a veteran of the US Army, and retired employee of JP Stevens in Taylors, SC.
Preceded in death by his parents and older brother Virgil Lee Whiteside, he is survived by two daughters, Sholanda Fowler of Blythewood, SC, Danielle Peake of Duncan, SC; two brothers, Bobby Whiteside and Stanley Miller and one sister, Loretta (Jimmy) Davis, all of Greer; 2 grandchildren and a host of other relatives and many friends.
Viewing will be held Saturday, February 27, 2021 from 1:00 pm until 6:00 pm in The Fred Singleton Slumber Room of The Gilmore Mortuary.
Funeral services will be held on Sunday, February 28, 2021 at 2 pm on the front lawn of Cedar Grove Baptist Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the family ask that you practice social distancing and wear a mask.
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