Mr. Jack Ray Whitaker, age 79, husband of Betty Lou Burton Whitaker of Brodhead, Kentucky passed away Friday, November 4th, 2011 at the Rockcastle Health and Rehabilitation Center.
Jack was born on November 22nd, 1931 in Benham, Kentucky. He was the son of the late Edward Scott Whitaker and Maggie Jackson Whitaker. On June 3rd, 1989 he was married to Betty Lou Burton. Jack was a farmer and he enjoyed touring the Country. He was a Christian. Jack was a member of the Brodhead Lodge #566 and Rockcastle Young Farmers.
Jack is survived by his wife: Betty Lou Burton Whitaker of Brodhead, Kentucky; one son: Ed Whitaker of Brodhead, Kentucky; one step-son: Dr. Samuel Vaughn (Kelly) of Crestwood, Kentucky; one brother: Howard Dean Whitaker (Elaine) of Ocala, Florida; and a host of friends and neighbors.
Besides his parents, Jack is preceded in death by: his first wife: Vivian Joyce Brown Whitaker, one sister, Joyce Brown.
Funeral services for Mr. Jack Ray Whitaker will be conducted on Sunday, November 6th, 2011 at 2 P.M. at the Marvin E. Owens Home for Funerals Chapel with Pat Craig officiating. Burial will follow in the Providence Cemetery.
Visitation for Mr. Jack Ray Whitaker will be held on Saturday, November 5th, 2011 from 6-9 P.M. with Masonic Rites at 7:00 P.M. at the Marvin E. Owens Home for Funerals.