|Birth: ||Jul. 31, 1927|
|Death: ||May 29, 2011|
RICHMOND — Katherine Whitaker, widow of Alvin Whitaker, went home to her Lord Sunday, May 29, 2011. She was the daughter of Hamp and Sophronia Hounchell Hensley.
Katherine was born July 31, 1927, and was a life-long resident of Madison County. She was an active member of the Trinity Missionary Baptist Church. Katherine touched many lives through her Sunday School classes and through the children that she babysat. All are blessed to have had her in our lives.
Katherine is survived by: three sons, Jim Whitaker (Brenda), Paul Whitaker (Hazel) and Steve Whitaker (Robin); five grandsons, Derrick Whitaker, Jason Whitaker (Jill), Jeremy Whitaker, John Whitaker (Jessica) and Jacob Whitaker; a brother, Lewis Hensley; a sister, Sue Bohse; and six great-grandchildren. She also leaves two special young ladies who were dear to her heart, Amanda and Jessica Hubbard.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by: a sister, Martha Baldwin; and two brothers, Clarence Hensley and Frank Hensley.
Visitation for Katherine Whitaker will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, May 31, 2011, at Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 1, 2011, at Trinity Missionary Baptist Church with Bro. Cliff Chrisman officiating. Burial will follow in Richmond Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be her grandsons and Ted Schaffhouser. Honorary pallbearers will be Jack Hensley, Eddie Hensley, Campy Baldwin, Donna Bohse and Pat Prather.
Hampton H. Hensley (1901 - 1977)
Sophronia E. Hounshell Hensley (1902 - 1954)
John Alvin Whitaker (1924 - 1987)
Clarence Edward Hensley (1924 - 2009)**
Katherine Hensley Whitaker (1927 - 2011)
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Record added: Jun 01, 2011
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