Funeral services will be Thursday, July 11, 2013, at 2 p.m. at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church. Father Tim Murphy will officiate.
He was preceded in death by his father, Joseph Edward Whitaker; mother, Estelle Paul Whitaker; and brother, Donald Whitaker.
He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Colleen Dennis Whitaker; daughters, Lisa Whitaker Bailey and Deanna Whitaker; son, Glenn Spengler; and grandchildren, Allison Spengler, Andrew Spengler, Brylee Byrd and Addison Byrd.
Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571