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Charles T. Whitehead

Published 1:35pm Saturday, November 2, 2013

Mr. Charles T. Whitehead Jr., 77, of Wetumpka passed away Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013. He was born Oct. 25, 1936, in Guntersville.

Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Nov. 2 at Linville Memorial Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Nov. 3 at Claud Independent Methodist Church with the Rev. Larry Gore and the Rev. Mike Weldon officiating.  Burial will follow at Pine View Memorial Gardens with full military honors and Linville Memorial Funeral Home directing.

He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Rebecca Whitehead; children, Mary Tresea (Eddie) Durden, Sheila Darlene (Fred) Medley and Patricia Elizabeth (Randy) Stephens; sisters, Billie Joyce Swords, Martha Smith, Dorothy (Robert) LeMaster, Patsy (Ed) Grannon and Dale Whitehead; brother-in-law, Wallace (Dianna) Cook; sister-in-law, Vera (John) Ramsay; grandchildren, Aleshia Armendarez, Glynn Stephens, Aaron Medley and Brandon Durden, two great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his mother and father, Willie Mae and Tonnie Whitehead and sister, Betty Morton.

He served in the United States Air Force for 23 years and was employed with the City of Montgomery before retiring with 21 years of service. He was a member of Santuck Baptist Church. He loved the outdoors, especially fishing and deer hunting.

Online condolences at www.linvillememorial.com.

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