John Robert Whitehead

Published 7:41pm Friday, April 26, 2013

John Robert Whitehead, 65, passed away on April 15, 2013. He was born in Alexander City, Alabama, and he lived in Marion County for over 30 years and worked for DOT as a Mechanic.

He is survived by his wife, Betty Whitehead; son, Robert “Bobby” (Regina) Whitehead; granddaughters, Katie and Kelsey; a sister, Melba (Edwin) Salter; a sister-in-law, Nelda Whitehead, and 5 nieces.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Ben and Louise Whitehead and brother, William Earl Whitehead.

Funeral services were held at noon on Thursday, April 18, 2013, with visitation one hour prior, at Countryside Funeral Home, 9185 N. Jacksonvlle Rd. Pastor Gene Keith officiated. Intermenat followed in Anthony Cemetery.