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James "Whit" Whitworth

December 29, 1928 ~ November 22, 2019 (age 90)

Obituary

James "Whit" Whitworth, 90, of Independence, MS passed away November 22, 2019 at Baptist Memorial Hospital Oxford. He was a veteran having served in the Air Force and worked for the United States Postal Service. He is survived by his wife, Sue Whitworth of Independence, MS; daughters, Barbara Sue Shearer of Memphis, TN and Deitra McClarty of Oxford, MS; sons, Randy Whitworth (Donna) of Lakeland, FL, Tim Whitworth of Independence, MS and Gary Whitworth (Sharon) of Independence, MS; sister, Nona Fay Allen of Clinton, MS; brother, Carl Winston Whitworth  of Lexington, KY; 9 grandchildren, numerous great grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, Toye B. and Alcie Whitworth; son, Martin Howard Whitworth and brother Toye B. Whitworth, Jr. Mr. Whitworth was a member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church.

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Services

Visitation
Monday
November 25, 2019

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Mt. Zion Baptist Church
9290 Highway 306
Coldwater, MS 38618

Funeral Service
Monday
November 25, 2019

12:00 PM
Mt. Zion Baptist Church
9290 Highway 306
Coldwater, MS 38618

Interment following funeral service
Monday
November 25, 2019

Mt. Zion Cemetery
5600 Hwy 305
Coldwater, MS 38618

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