Leslie Whittington Sr.
Leslie Whittington Sr., 72, of Middleport, Ohio passed away on Saturday, April 21, 2012 at the Holzer Medical Center in Gallioplis. He was born on October 6, 1939 son of the late Theodore and Dorothy Whittington. He was a faithful member of the Rutland Freewill Baptist Church. He was an Army veteran and a member of the American Legion.
He is survived by his loving wife of thirty-one years, Ada Yvonne Whittington; children, Loretta Atkins, Leslie Leroy Whittington Jr., Shauna (Johnny) Doucet, Jeffery Whittington, Lisa Klein and Teresa Whittington; sister, Erma "Daisy" Whittington; many grandchildren, great grandchildren, great great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Sherry Davis; son-in-law, Timothy Todd Klein; grandchildren, Jeremy Atkins, Ryan Lemley, Jacob Klein and Jasmine Klein; brothers and sisters, Wilma "Tenie" Whittington, Charles Whittington, Lillie Marie Whittington, Clifford "Bo" Whittington and Lewis Whittington; and an infant sister.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, April 25, 2012 at the Rutland Freewill Baptist Church in Rutland at 2:00pm with Pastor Ed Barney officiating. Family and friends may call at the Anderson McDaniel Funeral Home in Middleport on Tuesday, April 24, 2012 from 6-8:00pm
A registry is available at www.andersonmcdaniel.com