|Birth: ||May 15, 1908|
|Death: ||Oct. 11, 1961|
A. Witherington Dies Suddenly
Adairsville - Alvin Witherington, 53, who had taught Vocational Agriculture in Adairsville High School for 13 years died en route to a hospital Wednesday night, Oct. 11, following an unexpected attack at his home.
Mr. Witherington, a native of Laurens County and a graduate of the University of Georgia, came to Adairsville 13 years ago after teaching at Rossville High School for 10 years. He was a member of Adairsville Baptist Church.
Surviving are his wife, the former Julia McWaters, who also teaches in the Adairsville School; two brothers, George Witherington, Dexter and Owen Witherington, of Americus; five sisters, Mrs. C.J. Bryant, St. Petersburg, Flordia; Mrs. S. F. Rourk, Charleston, South Carolina; Mrs. D.F. Warnock, Tarrytown (GA); Mrs. Delma Holt, Dublin (GA); and Mrs. L.P. Weaver, High Point, North Carolina; and his stepmother, Mrs. R.E. Witherington, Tarrytown (GA).
Graveside services were held at 4 p.m. Friday in the East View Cemetery in Adairsville, the Rev. J. Billy Graham, pastor of Adairsville First Baptist Church, officiating,
Pallbearers include Clinton J. Taylor, Dave Hardin, T.A. Roberts, R.E. Hinds, H.L. Brotherington, G.W. Welch, J.E. McKelvey and Reagan Barton.
Source: Digital Library of Georgia - Galileo - Gordon County, GA Obituaries Project
Robert Ebenezer Witherington (1871 - 1948)
Emmie Horne Witherington (1874 - 1908)
Julia Kathryn McWaters Witherington (1914 - 2012)*
Infant Daughter of Robert and Emmie Witherington (1898 - 1898)*
George Judson Witherington (1906 - 1997)*
Alvin Witherington (1908 - 1961)
Alton Witherington (1908 - 1908)*
Cornelia Haseltine Witherington Warnock (1911 - 1997)**
Olin Witherington (1913 - 2010)**
Willie Fred Witherington Page (1919 - 2013)**
Marinelle Witherington Weaver (1921 - 2013)**
East View Cemetery
Created by: Denise Warnock
Record added: Oct 04, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 98290148