Paul “Scrappy” Whitley, 85, Coffey, died Aug. 9, 2016, at his home. No services are planned. Cremation was completed by McWilliams Funeral Home, Gallatin.
Paul was born Oct. 14, 1930, the son of William and Elizabeth (Schmidt) Whitley in Patterson, N.J. He grew up and graduated from High School in Pittsburg, Pa., and later entered the United States Marine Corps in 1954, serving his country for two years.