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Leroy Waltrip
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Birth: Feb. 27, 1923
Owensboro
Daviess County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jan. 10, 2000
Sherrills Ford
Catawba County
North Carolina, USA

Father of Nascar Drivers Darrell Waltrip and Michael Waltrip and another son Robert Waltrip and 2 daughters Carolyn Waltrip and Connie Mae Waltrip-Brinkley. Husband of Margaret Waltrip. He passed away on January 10th 2000 at his home in Sherrills N.C. after a three year battle with cancer at age 76. He was survied by his wife, children, 9 grandchildren and 3 sisters Claire, Emma, and Edna. His oldest son Darrell won three championships in 1981, 1982, and 1985 and his youngest son Michael Waltrip won the 2001 Daytona 500 just a year after he passed away. He supported his sons' racing careers very much. 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles Hampton Waltrip (1874 - 1952)
  Lula Mabel Bandy Waltrip (1894 - 1980)
 
 Children:
  Robert Lynn Waltrip (1954 - 2014)*
 
 Sibling:
  Clarice Lee Waltrip Trodglen (1911 - 2007)*
  Leroy Waltrip (1923 - 2000)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
 
Created by: Jonathan Funnell
Record added: Jul 25, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 94187189
Leroy Waltrip
Added by: Jonathan Funnell
 
Leroy Waltrip
Added by: Jonathan Funnell
 
 
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