Geraldine Latham Whyte, 75, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019 in Knoxville after struggling with multiple illnesses. She was the daughter of the late Samuel Howard Latham and Louise Latham. She was a member of Victory International Church in Athens and was employed by Cleveland City School in the transportation department. She is survived by her son, Timler Kerr; daughter, Phyllis Jean Latham; step-son, Roderick Whyte; two brothers, Samuel (Adriene) Latham and Thomas “Tommy” Latham; grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, as well as many cousins and friends. Funeral services will be held Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019 at 3 p.m. at Victory International Church in Athens with Pastor Angela Arnwine officiating. The family will receive friends one hour before the service at the church from 2 p.m. until 3 p.m. Interment will follow at Sweetwater Memorial Gardens. Services of loving care entrusted to M.D. Dotson & Sons Funeral Home & Cremation Service in Athens.