|Birth: ||Dec. 1, 1868|
|Death: ||Apr. 8, 1948|
I believe his tombstone to be in error for the year of his birth. He definitely was not born 1866, believe it to be 1868.
Amarillo Daily News
Friday, April 9, 1948 - Page 31
Samuel S. Whitaker rites set Saturday
Funeral services for Samuel S. Whitaker, 89 years old, will be held at 10 o'clock Saturday morning in Boxwell Brothers Chapel.
Dr. A. D. Foreman, Jr. pastor of First Baptist Church, will officiate and burial will be in Llano Cemetery.
Mr. Whitaker died yesterday morning as a result of injuries suffered in a fall New Year's Day. He was a retired painting contractor and had made his home with a son, E W Whitaker, 205 Carolina, the past 10 years.
Pallbearers will be Paul Gaither, Bob Jackon, Jack Rogers, Neil Singleton, Jack Bell and Dutch Osenbaugh.
Surviving relatives, besides the son with whom he lived, include two sons, K W Whitaker and Al Whitaker; two daughters, Mrs Daisy Zeh, Kansas City, and Mrs. Kathrine Feeler, Des Moines, Ia.
Joseph Whitaker (1833 - 1885)
Mary S Hudson Whitaker (1826 - 1877)
Mary Etta Willett McCoy (1880 - 1956)*
Daisy Balch Whitaker (1875 - 1898)*
Bruce Girdine Whitaker (1892 - 1941)*
Joseph Eugene Whitaker (1896 - 1919)*
Daisy Whitaker Zeh (1901 - 1991)*
Eula Adalee Whitaker Wilson (1902 - 1936)*
Estel William Whitaker (1903 - 1982)*
Loretta Frances Saphronia Whitaker Dreher (1906 - 1940)*
Alva Andrew Whitaker (1908 - 2002)*
Kenneth Ambrose Whitaker (1910 - 1994)*
Katherine Florence Whitaker Feeler (1917 - 1997)*
Violet Louise Whitaker (1920 - 1922)*
Catherine Melvina Whitaker Williams (1849 - 1929)*
Margaret Emma Whitaker (1851 - 1927)*
Martha Jane Whitaker Sisk (1853 - 1895)*
William J Whitaker (1855 - 1920)*
Mary Rebecca Whitaker Smith (1857 - ____)*
Francis E Whitaker (1859 - ____)*
Salina L Whitaker Lauderdale (1861 - ____)*
John Gildon Whitaker (1865 - 1926)*
Susan Eliza Whittaker (1867 - 1931)*
Samuel S Whitaker (1868 - 1948)
Jesse Russell Whitaker (1882 - 1948)**
Plot: Section U Lot 219 Space 5
Maintained by: historyseeker
Originally Created by: Walter Dunn
Record added: Jun 27, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20134979