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Alvin Witherington
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Birth: May 15, 1908
Laurens County
Georgia, USA
Death: Oct. 11, 1961
Adairsville
Bartow County
Georgia, USA


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 
 
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 Parents:
  Robert Ebenezer Witherington (1871 - 1948)
  Emmie Horne Witherington (1874 - 1908)
 
 Spouse:
  Julia Kathryn McWaters Witherington (1914 - 2012)*
 
 Siblings:
  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)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
East View Cemetery
Adairsville
Bartow County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Denise Warnock
Record added: Oct 04, 2012
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Alvin Witherington
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God's Blessings for you this Christmas Eve of 2013!
- Denise Warnock
 Added: Dec. 24, 2013
God bless you on Christmas Eve. Remembering you on 2012's most sacred night. Rest in Peace. With much love!
- Denise Warnock
 Added: Dec. 24, 2012

- Denise Warnock
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