Irene A. Whaley, of Naples, Florida died Saturday, December 17, 2011. Where she resided for approximately 30 years doing what she loved; playing golf, dancing and playing bridge. Mrs. Irene Whaley was born in Atlanta, Georgia on June 20, 1924. She is survived by her son, John W. Whaley, daughters Wynelle W. Turner and Frances I. Whaley. She also leaves her grandchildren, Adam Hurley, Erin Hurley, Sara Stahl and Naomi Whaley. There are also her great grandchildren Mason Stahl, Bridget Hurley and Troy Hurley. Mrs. Irene Whaley will be laid to rest in Jonesboro City Cemetery in Jonesboro, GA beside her late husband William V. Whaley Jr. Visitation will be held December 21, 2011 at 12 noon until service time which will begin at 2:00 PM. Arrangements are under the direction of Tara Garden Chapel, 681 North Avenue, Jonesboro, GA 30236 770-471-7171.