OBITUARY: Jeffrey Alan Whitman


Mr. Jeffrey Alan Whitman, age 61 of Portland, Tennessee passed away on Friday, March 31, 2023 at his residence in Portland.

Jeff was born in Appleton, Wisconsin on January 9, 1962 to Arlin and Mavis Whitman.

Jeff was preceded in death by his father, Arlin Whitman.

He is survived by his daughter, Celina (Thomas) Whitman/Codair; mother, Mavis Whitman; grandsons, Jonathon and Liam Codair; brother, Mike Whitman; sisters, Sherry (Billy) Briley and Tracy (Robert) Akers.

The family will have a memorial service at a later date.

Arrangements by Sellars Family Heritage at Portland, 610 N. Broadway Street, Portland, TN 37148. (615)325-5010, obit line (615)325-9725. Online condolences can now be made at


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