|Birth: ||Apr. 25, 1918|
|Death: ||Aug. 4, 2008|
Whitney, William J.
William J. Whitney "Bill" Apr. 25, 1918 - Aug. 4, 2008 Basham Funeral Care Bill was born in Cardwell, MO to Charles and Effie Sue Whitney. He passed away in Bakersfield, CA. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Zola; son, Billy D. Whitney; brothers, Cyrus, Hubert, and Herbert Whitney; sisters, Edmona Whitney, Inez Mings, Bernice Harmon, and Martha Goff. He is survived by his sons, Harold and wife Lena, Bruce, Mike, Rick and wife June, and Roger Whitney; daughters, Linda Wilson, Shirley McCall and husband Ron, Sue Smith and husband Darryl; sisters, Louise Larkin, and Fronie Bowles; seventeen grandchildren, thirty-five great grandchildren, two great-great grandchildren, and many nieces, nephews, and friends. Visitation will be today, August 8, at Basham Funeral Care, 3312 Niles St. from 4 to 8 pm. The funeral service is to be held at First Pentecostal Church, 1418 W. Columbus, Bakersfield, CA on Saturday, August 9, at 10:00 am., with interment following at Greenlawn Cemetery 3700 River Blvd. For additional service or floral delivery information, please contact Basham Funeral Care at 873-8200.
Published in the Bakersfield Californian on 8/8/2008
Zola Mae Gee Whitney (1920 - 2008)
Roger Dale Whitney (1956 - 2016)*
Greenlawn Memorial Park
Created by: Diana Satterfield
Record added: Aug 10, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28915281
Added: Aug. 10, 2008