William Loyd Whitehead, Sr.

WHITEHEAD, WILLIAM LOYD (“Big Red”)
was born on May 2, 1936 in Cedartown, Georgia to the late Arthur Sr and Mary Whitehead who precedes him in death. William is also preceded in death by his two brothers Arthur Jr, Robert Sr and his grandson Neil D. Whitehead.

William loved people and most importantly his family. He served as a member of the United States Air Force, stationed at Turner Air Force Base in Albany, GA prior to being employed by the City of Columbus Sewers and Drains for 32 years before retiring in 2009.

William departed this life Tuesday February 5, 2013 leaving to cherish his memory, his loving wife of 53 years, Betty L. Whitehead; Children: Linda Earley, Gilda Martin, Arthur Whitehead, William Whitehead Jr. (Delois), Beatrice Steward (Ronald Sr.), Regina Whitehead (Gerald) and Rodney Whitehead all of Columbus, Ohio. Phyllis White (James) of Albany, GA and Keith Boozer of Cedartown, GA. One nephew Robert Whitehead Jr of Cedartown, GA. Sisters in law: Rose Woods, Cora Davenport, Estella Buffington and Elizabeth Cook all of Cedartown, GA. Magnolia Bohanan (Leonard) of Columbus, Oh. Brother in law: Levi Cook (Marie) of Detroit, MI. Sixteen grandchildren ; twenty great grandchildren and a host of cousins and friends.

Condolence Messages

  1. THE FOWLER FAMILY :

    PRAYERS GOING UP FOR THE ENTIRE WHITEHEAD FAMILY. WE HAVE KNOWN THE FAMILY OUR ENTIRE LIVES, AND MR. WHITEHEAD HAS ALWAYS BEEN THE SWEETEST MAN. HE WILL BE TRULY MISSED.

  2. Frank & Sonya Bohanan :

    Aunt Betty, you and your family are in our prays. We are so sorry for your lost. May God be with you all. Love Frank,Sonya and the Kids

  3. Mary and Latonda :

    We had the honors of seeing Mr. Whitehead Weekly. He was such a joy to talk with. We are so sorry to hear of his passing. May God Bless his family.

  4. sorry for your lose loved uncle william

  5. michael Bohanan :

    AUNT BETTY AND FAMILY MY HEART IS WITH YOU. ARTHUR BIG HUG CUZ LOVE TO ALL

  6. TO ALL OF THE WHITEHEAD FAMILY SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS
    ARTHUR LOVE YA CUZ

  7. MY HEART GOES OUT TO THE WHITEHEAD FAMILY COOKIE CHRISTINE BOHANAN DAUGHTER

  8. Going to miss you brother. To the family, my
    deepest condolence. Rest in peace William.

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