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Walter Howard Whitton

Walter Howard Whitton

Male 1926 - 2009  (82 years)

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  • Name Walter Howard Whitton 
    Born 8 Dec 1926 
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 Nov 2009  Tallahassee, Fla. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I32829  Whitton
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2019 

    Father James Floyd Whitton,   b. 1898, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Apr 1981, Holmes, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Margaret Nevada ?,   b. 15 Sep 1899, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sep 1983, Holmes County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F12036  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jeanette "Meme" ?,   b. 1935,   d. 25 Apr 1999, 18 Whitton Road, Bruce, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Married 1951 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Teresa Whitton  [natural]
    Last Modified 16 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F12583  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Mr. Walter Howard "Whit" Whitton, 83, former resident of Cedar Grove, passed away Thursday, Nov. 12, 2009, at a nursing home in Tallahassee, Fla.

      Mr. Whitton was a City Commissioner in Cedar Grove from 1961-1962 and 1964-1965. He was a member of the Cedar Grove Men's Club. Mr. Whitton volunteered with Cedar Grove Fire Department and was instrumental in helping with the turkey shoots to raise monies for the fire department. He was a 1st Class Industrial Painter with International Paper Company where he retired after 42 years. Mr. Whitton helped build the Pavilions Park in Cedar Grove. He was a member of the Cedar Grove PTA and donated and planted all the cedars around Cedar Grove Elementary School in 1961.

      Mr. Whitton was preceded in death by his wife of 48 years, Jeanette Whitton; parents, Floyd and Nevada Whit-ton; brother, Aubrey Durell Whitton and Sisters: Leola Hall and Mamie Durl Paulk.

      He is survived by his two daughters, Elaine Whitton Yaege and husband Maj. Glen; Teresa Deese and husband Larry; son, Maj. Wayland Whitton and wife Ruth; four grandchildren: Arlo Howard Yaege, DPM and wife Brianne; Alicia L. Whitton ESQ, Bradley Deese and wife Jennifer; and Amber Deese.