Mr. James Edward (Jimmy) Whitus, 79, of Altha, FL, passed away early Thursday morning, January 27, 2011, at his home. Funeral services were held Monday, January 31, at 2:00 pm (CST) at Peavy Funeral Home Chapel with Chaplain Ronnie Wright officiating. Interment followed in the Old Shiloh Cemetery in Altha. All arrangements were under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown (ph. 674-2266).