Whitney-Glee Lorraine Jameson, age 29, of Traverse City, passed away Sunday, May 21, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. Whitney was born on Feb. 26, 1988, in Traverse City, to Jackie Jameson and Jon Conant.
Whitney was raised in Traverse City and attended Courtade Elementary School. Whitney also attended the East Junior High School, spent two years at the House of Hope and graduated from the Hope Academy. Whitney attended the International House of Prayer in Kansas City, where she majored in singing, completing the Forerunner Music Academy program. Shortly after, Whitney moved back to Traverse City, where she gave birth to her son, Tyler, and later a daughter, Ava.
Whitney absolutely loved to sing and attended the Blue Lakes Fine Arts Camp in Twin Lakes. She also loved horseback riding, writing poetry, loved to draw, jewelry making, arts and crafts and making chocolate chip cookies.
Whitney had a compassionate, loving heart and a kind spirit for animals.
Whitney is survived by her parents, Jackie (David) Jameson and Jon (Pam) Conant; siblings, Ben (Danielle) Jameson, Asia Brewer, Bree Conant, Kamden McCauley, Hannah McCauley and Amber Hejl; son, Tyler Conant; daughter, Ava; and grandparents, David (Marcia) Perosino, Dennis (Judy) Conant and Marlene Milliman. Whitney is also survived by many aunts, uncles and cousins.
A celebration of Whitney's life will take place on Sunday, June 11, 2017, at 1 p.m., at the Grand Traverse House of Prayer, where a time to gather will take place beginning at 12:15 p.m. There will be a light lunch, refreshments and sharing immediately following the service at the House of Prayer, where all are welcome. Please be advised that additional parking will be available in the Colonial Plaza parking lot directly to the west of the Grand Traverse House of Prayer.
The family asks that memorial contributions be directed to Grand Traverse House of Prayer, 3211 N. Garfield Road, Traverse City, MI 49686; and the House of Hope, 1683 Hoch Road, Traverse City, MI 49686.
Please share a memory with the family by visiting Whitney's tribute page found at www.reynolds-jonkhoff.com.
The Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home and Cremation Services is serving the family.
Published on June 4, 2017