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Robert L. Whitaker

Birth
Death 30 Apr 2013 (aged 75)
Burial Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee, USA
Memorial ID 110173193 · View Source
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In Memory of

Robert L. Whitaker


July 31, 1937 - April 30, 2013



WHITAKER, ROBERT L. - age 75, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Tuesday, April 30, 2013. He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Rose Lee Wumbles Whitaker, teacher and mentor Harold Wirth, and loved uncle and aunt, Ted and Blanche Whitaker Jones. He will be remembered with love and thankfulness by his wife of 50 years, Margie Harrington Whitaker. He was a loving father and grandfather to three sons and their families: Bob and Julie Whitaker, parents of Kayla, Luke, Rachel, Corrie and Matt; Pete and Annette Whitaker, parents of Katie; and Andy and Marianne Whitaker, parents of Sarah, Jordan, Susie, and Josh. Bob was a graduate of Fulton High School and worked as a draftsman before starting his own business (TDS Exhibits, Inc.) with his wife Margie. He always loved the challenge of designing and building, and he and Margie saw this business he loved as a gift from God to him. He passed his problem solving ability and his love for family to his sons. He will be remembered fondly by in laws and their families: Vic and Betsy Harrington Briscoe, Jerry and Rosemary Harrington Enos, R.E. and Joreita Harrington Scarbrough, and Glenard and Ann Harrington. Vic once said, "It is good to pay attention to Bob. He is right so doggone much of the time." The family will receive friends from 5:00 - 6:00 pm Friday with the funeral service to follow at Lynnhurst-Greenwood Chapel. Graveside service will be 10:00 am Saturday at Lynnhurst Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Relational Concepts or Berean Bible Church. Arrangements by Lynnhurst-Greenwood Chapel of Berry Funeral Home, 2300 Adair Dr. Condolences may be offered at www.lynnhurstchapel.com



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  • Created by: Teresa Harris
  • Added: 7 May 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 110173193
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Robert L. Whitaker (31 Jul 1937–30 Apr 2013), Find A Grave Memorial no. 110173193, citing Lynnhurst Cemetery, Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Teresa Harris (contributor 47303607) .