|Birth: ||Jun. 9, 1933|
|Death: ||Jan. 16, 2007|
ADA — Services for Robert Carl "Bob" Whiteley, 73, Ada, are 2 Friday at Trinity Baptist Church, Dr. Rusty Fuller and the Rev. David Gray will officiate. Burial will follow at Rosedale Cemetery.
Mr. Whiteley died Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2007, at a local hospital. He was born June 9, 1933, at Coalgate to Carl and Marie Lennier Whiteley.
He graduated from Coalgate High School and graduated from Oklahoma A & M. He moved to Ada in 1957 from Coalgate.
Mr. Whiteley was employed with Howard Sheet Metal from 1957 until 1970. Since 1986, he owned and operated a heating and cooling service in Ada. Mr. Whiteley was a longtime active member of Trinity Baptist Church, where he was ordained a deacon in 1958. He served in the U.S. Army from 1954 until 1956 in Anchorage, Alaska.
He married Betty Graves on June 2, 1957.
Survivors include his wife, Betty Whiteley, of the home; a daughter, Gina Whiteley, Ada; son, Wayne Whiteley, Ada; one brother, Deane Whiteley and wife Meredith, Phoenix, Ariz.; nieces, nephews and several cousins; and a former neighbor and close friend, Joe Menefee.
Bearers will be Dusty Henderson, Wade Sumpter, J.O. Thetford, Todd Williamson, Steve Howry, and Chris Snowden. Honorary bearers are Bud Blackburn, Ken Roberts, Jack McNutt, Paul Williams, and George Anderson.
Criswell Funeral Home, Ada
Created by: Kris Abelli
Record added: Jan 30, 2012
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